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Malacothrix saxatilis (Cliff desertdandelion)
Pisapia, Robert J.

Malacothrix saxatilis

Malacothrix saxatilis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray

Cliff Desertdandelion

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: MASA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec



Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


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

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