Calflora
Taxon  Report   8953    
Leptosiphon pygmaeus  (Brand) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson  ssp. pygmaeus 
Pygmy leptosiphon
Leptosiphon pygmaeus ssp. pygmaeus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Isla Guadalupe, BA.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(47 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period

Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS + PLANTS: Linanthus pygmaeus ssp. pygmaeus
PLANTS: Linanthus pygmaeus
More information about  Leptosiphon pygmaeus ssp. pygmaeus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEPYP)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 12, 2020).