Taxon  Report   4663    
Leontodon taraxacoides  (Vill.) Willd. ex Mérat, illeg.  
(no longer an active name)
Lesser hawkbit
Leontodon taraxacoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Genus: Leontodon
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Leontodon saxatilis
NOTE: Leontodon taraxacoides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leontodon taraxacoides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2020).