Calflora
Taxon  Report   10039    
Lasthenia californica  DC. ex Lindl.  ssp. californica 
California goldfields
Lasthenia californica ssp. californica
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lasthenia californica ssp. californica
© 2015 John Doyen
Lasthenia californica ssp. californica
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Lasthenia californica ssp. californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lasthenia californica ssp. californica
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Lasthenia
Parent: Lasthenia californica
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Northern Oak Woodland, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Baeria chrysostoma
PLANTS: Baeria chrysostoma ssp. gracilis
PLANTS: Baeria chrysostoma ssp. hirsutula
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More information about  Lasthenia californica ssp. californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LACAC2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).