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Layia platyglossa
coastal tidytips Aster Family
Layia platyglossa Asteraceae
common names
  coastal tidytips
  coastal tidy tips
accepted scientific name
  Layia platyglossa (Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Layia platyglossa (2909)
family name
Image Author: ©2005 Franco Folini
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 2.1 inches
Number of ray petals: 5 to 18
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 3rd week of June

How Likely at this Location (54%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (157)
Wikimedia Commons (18)
Tony Valois NPS (5)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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