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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 (5)
  Lasthenia platycarpha (109)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Zoya Akulova
Image License: CC BY-NC
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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 3rd week of February thru end of May
Endemic to California

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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