Slender Popcorn Flower

Plagiobothrys stipitatus var. micranthus

Boraginaceae Family (Borage)


Distinguishing Characteristics

  • Upright, delicate plant. Nutlets have no prickles. 
  • Compare with Plagiobothrys leptocladus which also has smooth nutlets, but is coarser and usually prostrate or decumbent.


  • Vernal pools. Can be a dominant species in some pools.

Additional Information



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