Calflora
Taxon  Report   1156    
Brickellia greenei  A. Gray
Greene brickellbush,  Greene's brickelbush, Greene's brickellia
Brickellia greenei
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Brickellia greenei
© 2015 Steve Matson
Brickellia greenei
© 2007 Lauren and Gary Lester
Brickellia greenei, 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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Brickellia greenei
© 2015 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 3.7; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Coleosanthus greenei
More information about  Brickellia greenei
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 (BRGR2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2018).

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