Calflora
Taxon  Report   9573    
Leptosiphon septentrionalis  (H. Mason) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Northern linanthus
Leptosiphon septentrionalis
© 2006 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon septentrionalis, 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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Leptosiphon septentrionalis
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia septentrionalis
PLANTS: Linanthus harknessii var. septentrionalis
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus septentrionalis
More information about  Leptosiphon septentrionalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LESE17)

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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