Taxon  Report   8878    
Anisocarpus scabridus  (Eastw.) B. G. Baldwin
Scabrid alpine tarplant
Anisocarpus scabridus
© 2015 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Anisocarpus scabridus
© 2015 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Anisocarpus scabridus
© 2014 Sierra Pacific Industries
Anisocarpus scabridus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Anisocarpus scabridus
© 2012 Len Lindstrand III
Genus: Anisocarpus
Communities: Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Raillardella scabrida
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Raillardiopsis scabrida
More information about  Anisocarpus scabridus
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


Search (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:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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