Taxon  Report   5337    
Malacothrix saxatilis  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray  var. implicata  (Eastw.) H. M. Hall
Cliff aster,  Cliff desertdandelion, Cliff malacothrix
Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata
© 2002 Hartmut Wisch
Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata
© 2017 B.J. Dion
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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PLANTS: Malacothrix implicata
More information about  Malacothrix saxatilis var. implicata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Jan 22, 2019).