Calflora
Taxon  Report   10172    
Packera eurycephala  (Torr. & A. Gray) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve
Widehead groundsel
Packera eurycephala
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Packera eurycephala, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Packera eurycephala
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Packera
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Senecio eurycephalus
More information about  Packera eurycephala
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 (PAEU5)

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 17, 2018).

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