Calflora
Taxon  Report   11547    
Cota tinctoria  (L.) Guss.
Golden marguerite
Cota tinctoria
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Cota tinctoria
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Cota tinctoria
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Cota tinctoria, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Cota tinctoria
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cota
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Anthemis tinctoria

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Anthemis tinctoria
More information about  Cota tinctoria
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ANTI)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).