Taxon  Report   11842 
Micranthes ferruginea  (Graham) Brouillet & Gornall
Rusty hair saxifrage
Micranthes ferruginea
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Micranthes ferruginea
© 2011 Norman Jensen
Micranthes ferruginea
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Micranthes ferruginea, 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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Micranthes ferruginea
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Micranthes
Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Saxifraga ferruginea
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ICPN: Saxifraga ferruginea
ICPN: Saxifraga ferruginea var. ferruginea
More information about  Micranthes ferruginea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 23, 2018).

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