Calflora
Taxon  Report   690    
Arnica parryi  A. Gray
Nodding arnica,  Parry's arnica
Arnica parryi
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Arnica parryi
© 2005 Steve Matson
Arnica parryi
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Arnica parryi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Arnica parryi
© 2005 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arnica parryi ssp. parryi
ICPN: Arnica sonnei
ICPN: Arnica parryi ssp. sonnei
More information about  Arnica parryi
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 (ARPA13)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2018).

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