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
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.
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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:   (Accessed: May 24, 2019).