Crocanthemum scoparium var. scoparium
Stems mostly 10–30 cm, divaricate and spreading with distal portions ascending, or curved proximally and erect distally. Flowers 1–10 per stem, outer sepals 1.5–2.5 mm.
Phenology: Flowering Mar–Jul.
Habitat: Coastal sage scrub, chaparral, dry, sandy or rocky slopes and ridges
Elevation: 0–500 m
Calif., Mexico (Baja California).
Variety scoparium ranges from Mendocino County to Los Angeles County, with atypical plants south to San Diego County and northern Baja California.