Calflora
Taxon  Report   10483    
Ericameria albida  (M. E. Jones ex A. Gray) L. C. Anderson
White flowered rabbitbrush
Ericameria albida
© 2016 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ericameria albida
© 2011 Steve Matson
Ericameria albida
© 2011 Steve Matson
Ericameria albida, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Chrysothamnus albidus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Ericameria albida
© 2016 John Doyen
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Ericameria
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Alkali Sink
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Chrysothamnus albidus

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Chrysothamnus albidus
More information about  Ericameria albida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHAL9)

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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