Taxon  Report   7790    
Stephanomeria elata  Nutt.
Annual mitra,  Santa barbara stephanomeria, Santa barbara wirelettuce
Stephanomeria elata
© 2003 James B. Gratiot
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Stephanomeria elata
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Stephanomeria elata
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Stephanomeria elata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Stephanomeria elata
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Genus: Stephanomeria
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Stephanomeria elata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 18, 2019).