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Cosmos bipinnatus, a dicot, is a annual herb that is non-native to California.
Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alameda, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, Santa Barbara, Ventura
See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.
Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium
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Bloom Months(Blooming months in blue)