Taxon  Report   3965 
Grindelia nana  Nutt.
Idaho gumweed,  Idaho resinweed
Grindelia nana
© 2002 Steve Matson
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Grindelia nana, 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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Grindelia nana
© 2002 Steve Matson
Genus: Grindelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Grindelia nana var. altissima
ICPN: Grindelia nana var. nana
ICPN: Grindelia nana var. turbinella
More information about  Grindelia nana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 19, 2018).

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