Calflora
Taxon  Report   9554    
Lasthenia californica  DC. ex Lindl.  ssp. macrantha  (A. Gray) R. Chan
Perennial goldfields
Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha
© 2017 James Gonsman
Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha
© 2018 Adam Chasey
Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha
© 2013 James Gonsman
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Lasthenia
Parent: Lasthenia californica
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub

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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Baeria macrantha var. pauciaristata
PLANTS: Baeria macrantha var. thalassophila
PLANTS: Baeria macrantha
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More information about  Lasthenia californica ssp. macrantha
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 (LACAM3)

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 20, 2019).