Taxon  Report   10866 
Eremogone congesta  (Nutt.) Ikonn.
Capitate sandwort
Eremogone congesta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eremogone congesta
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Eremogone congesta
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Genus: Eremogone
Subspecies and Varieties:
Eremogone congesta var. charlestonensis
Eremogone congesta var. congesta
Eremogone congesta var. crassula
Eremogone congesta var. simulans
Eremogone congesta var. subcongesta
Eremogone congesta var. suffrutescens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Arenaria congesta var. congesta
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TJM2: Arenaria congesta
 Information about  Eremogone congesta  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 05, 2015).

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