Taxon  Report   10777 
Arenaria lanuginosa  (Michx.) Rohrb.  var. saxosa  (A. Gray) Zarucchi, R. L. Hartm., & Rabeler
Rock sandwort
Arenaria lanuginosa var. saxosa
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Arenaria lanuginosa var. saxosa
© 2008 Michael Charters
Arenaria lanuginosa var. saxosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Arenaria lanuginosa var. saxosa
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Genus: Arenaria
Parent Record Arenaria lanuginosa
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + CNPS
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ICPN: Arenaria confusa
ICPN: Stellaria lagunensis
ICPN + CNPS: Arenaria lanuginosa ssp. saxosa
More information about  Arenaria lanuginosa var. saxosa
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: Sep 20, 2018).

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