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Madia sativa (Coast tarweed)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Madia sativa

Madia sativa Molina

Coast Tarweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Madia capitata, Madia sativa ssp. capitata, Madia sativa var. congesta


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), HI (I), CAN (I)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AK , CA , CT , DC , DE , GA , HI , IA , IN , MA , MD , ME , NC , NY , OR , PA , VT , WA , WI
Canada: BC , ON , QC

Additional resources

USDA: Find Madia sativa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Madia sativa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Madia sativa


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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