Calflora
Taxon  Report   10958    
Linanthus californicus  (Hook. & Arn.) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Prickly phlox
Linanthus californicus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Linanthus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Leptodactylon californicum ssp. californicum

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Leptodactylon californicum ssp. brevitrichomum
ICPN: Leptodactylon californicum ssp. californicum
ICPN: Leptodactylon californicum ssp. glandulosum
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More information about  Linanthus californicus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LECAC2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 24, 2019).