Taxon  Report   10175 
Packera pseudaurea  (Rydb.) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve  var. pseudaurea 
Falsegold groundsel
Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea
© 2018 Susan McDougall
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea
© 2018 Susan McDougall
Genus: Packera
Parent Record Packera pseudaurea
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Senecio pauciflorus var. jucundulus
PLANTS: Senecio pseudaureus
ICPN: Senecio pseudaureus var. pseudaureus
More information about  Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Packera (updated 2018):  after botanist John G. Packer (1929- ), specialist on the flora of Alberta and on Arctic and alpine flora, instructor in the Department of Botany at the University of Alberta 1958-1988, co-author with Cheryl Bradley of Checklist of the rare vascular plants in Alberta (1984). (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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:   (Accessed: Sep 21, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.