Taxon  Report   5477    
Microseris laciniata  (Hook.) Sch. Bip.  ssp. leptosepala  (Nutt.) K. L. Chambers
Cut leaved scorzonella,  Cutleaf silverpuffs
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Microseris laciniata ssp. leptosepala, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Microseris
Parent: Microseris laciniata
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Scorzonella laciniata var. bolanderi
PLANTS: Scorzonella leachiana
PLANTS: Scorzonella leptosepala
More information about  Microseris laciniata ssp. leptosepala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).