Page author: David Giblin
Gayophytum diffusum
spreading groundsmoke

Distribution: Both sides of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to South Dakota and New Mexico.

Habitat: Dry meadows and open slopes, from lowlands to near timberline.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & A. Gray

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & A. Gray ssp. diffusum [JPM]
Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & A. Gray ssp. parviflorum F.H. Lewis & Szweyk. [JPM]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Gayophytum diffusum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Gayophytum diffusum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Gayophytum diffusum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Gayophytum diffusum photos.

USDA Plants: Gayophytum diffusum information.

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