Taxon  Report   4568    
Lappula redowskii  (Hornem.) Greene
Redowski's stickseed,  Stickweed
Lappula redowskii
© 2004 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lappula redowskii
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Lappula redowskii
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Lappula redowskii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Lappula redowskii
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Genus: Lappula
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lappula occidentalis
More information about  Lappula redowskii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).