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Leptosyne maritima
sea dahlia Aster Family
Leptosyne maritima Asteraceae
common names
  sea dahlia
  beach coreopsis
accepted scientific name
  Leptosyne maritima (Nutt.) A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Leptosyne maritima (72)
  Coreopsis maritima (131)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Keir Morse
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 2.2 to 3.5 inches
Number of ray petals: 15 to 20
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of January thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (32)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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