Taxon  Report   383 
Antennaria media  E. Greene
Alpine pussytoes,  Rocky mountain pussytoes
Antennaria media
© 2010 Jean Pawek
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Antennaria media
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Antennaria media
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Antennaria media, 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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Antennaria media
© 2003 Michael Charters
Genus: Antennaria
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Antennaria alpina
PLANTS: Antennaria alpina var. media
PLANTS: Antennaria austromontana
PLANTS: Antennaria candida
PLANTS: Antennaria densa
PLANTS: Antennaria gormanii
PLANTS: Antennaria modesta
PLANTS: Antennaria mucronata
More information about  Antennaria media
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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: Jan 23, 2018).

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