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alkali goldfields
Lasthenia platycarpha
Lasthenia platycarpha
alkali goldfields Aster Family
Lasthenia platycarpha Asteraceae
common name
  alkali goldfields
accepted scientific name
  Lasthenia platycarpha (A. Gray) Greene
rules for finding collection records
  Baeria platycarpha (4)
  Lasthenia platycarpha (117)
family name

Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.8 inches
Number of ray petals: 6 to 13
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru end of May

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (8)
SEINet (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Salt Marsh
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

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