Taxon  Report   4640    
Layia glandulosa  (Hook.) Hook. & Arn.
White layia,  White tidy tips, Whitedaisy tidytips, Yellow rayed layia
Layia glandulosa
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Layia glandulosa
© 2005 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Layia glandulosa
© 1988 Gary A. Monroe
Layia glandulosa, 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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Layia glandulosa
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Layia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Layia glandulosa ssp. lutea
More information about  Layia glandulosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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 23, 2019).