Taxon  Report   4829    
Limnanthes douglasii  R. Br.  ssp. sulphurea  (C. T. Mason) C. T. Mason
Douglas' meadowfoam,  Meadow foam, Point Reyes meadowfoam
Limnanthes douglasii ssp. sulphurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .
Observation Search
(53 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, freshwater-marsh, vernal-pools

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Limnanthes douglasii var. sulphurea
More information about  Limnanthes douglasii ssp. sulphurea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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: May 30, 2020).