Taxon  Report   4584    
Lasthenia glaberrima  DC.
Smooth goldfields
Lasthenia glaberrima
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
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Lasthenia glaberrima
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Lasthenia glaberrima
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Lasthenia glaberrima, 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 glaberrima
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Lasthenia
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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 20, 2019).