Calflora
Taxon  Report   11697    
Frasera albomarginata  S. Watson
Desert frasera
Frasera albomarginata
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Frasera albomarginata
© 2008 Kendra Olcott
Frasera albomarginata
© 2010 James M. Andre
Frasera albomarginata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Frasera albomarginata
© 2005 James M. Andre
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Frasera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Leucocraspedum albomarginatum
ICPN + PLANTS: Swertia albomarginata
More information about  Frasera albomarginata
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 (FRAL5)

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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