Taxon  Report   10873 
Eremogone ursina  (B.L. Rob.) Ikonn.
Big bear valley sandwort
Eremogone ursina
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eremogone ursina
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Eremogone ursina
© 2003 Michael Charters
Eremogone ursina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Arenaria ursina
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Eremogone ursina
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Eremogone
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: pebble-plain
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Arenaria ursina
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + CNPS: Arenaria ursina
More information about  Eremogone ursina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Aug 14, 2018).

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