Calflora
Taxon  Report   10021    
Ivesia kingii  S. Watson
King's mousetail
Ivesia kingii
© 2014 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ivesia kingii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Nevada, Utah.

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Ivesia kingii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Ivesia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, playas

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ivesia eremica
PLANTS: Ivesia kingii var. eremica
PLANTS: Potentilla eremica
More information about  Ivesia kingii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (IVKI)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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