Calflora
Taxon  Report   9561    
Leptosiphon breviculus  (A. Gray) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Mojave linanthus
Leptosiphon breviculus
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon breviculus
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Leptosiphon breviculus
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Leptosiphon breviculus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Leptosiphon breviculus
© 2011 Michael G. Simpson
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Linanthus breviculus ssp. royalis
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus breviculus
More information about  Leptosiphon breviculus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEBR20)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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