Calflora
Taxon  Report   2421    
Crepis nana  Richardson
Dwarf alpine hawksbeard,  Dwarf hawksbeard
Crepis nana
© 2007 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Crepis nana
© 2012 Steven Perry
Crepis nana
© 2007 Steve Matson
Crepis nana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Crepis nana
© 2003 Steve Matson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Crepis
Communities: Alpine Fell-fields, Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Askellia nana
PLANTS: Askellia pygmaea
ICPN: Crepis nana var. ramosa
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More information about  Crepis nana
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRNA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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 22, 2018).

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