Calflora
Taxon  Report   9676    
Androsace occidentalis  Pursh
Western rockjasmine
Androsace occidentalis
© © 2016 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Androsace occidentalis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Androsace occidentalis
© 2016 Keir Morse
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Androsace
Communities: Red Fir Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Androsace arizonica
PLANTS: Androsace occidentalis var. arizonica
ICPN + PLANTS: Androsace occidentalis var. simplex
More information about  Androsace occidentalis
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (ANOC2)

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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