Taxon  Report   10873 
Eremogone ursina  (B.L. Rob.) Ikonn.
Big bear valley sandwort
Eremogone ursina
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
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Eremogone ursina
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Eremogone ursina
© 2003 Michael Charters
Eremogone ursina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Eremogone ursina
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Eremogone
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: pebble-plain
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Arenaria ursina
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + CNPS: Arenaria ursina
More information about  Eremogone ursina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2017).

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