Calflora
Taxon  Report   10060    
Leptosiphon nuttallii  (A. Gray) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Nuttall's linanthus
Leptosiphon nuttallii
© 2003 Michael Charters
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon nuttallii
© 2015 John Doyen
Leptosiphon nuttallii
© 2014 James Gonsman
Leptosiphon nuttallii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Leptosiphon nuttallii
© 2016 John Doyen
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Linanthus nuttallii
More information about  Leptosiphon nuttallii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LENU8)

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 18, 2018).