Calflora
Taxon  Report   4273    
Hulsea vestita  A. Gray  ssp. inyoensis  (D. D. Keck) Wilken
Inyo hulsea,  Pumice alpinegold
Hulsea vestita ssp. inyoensis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Hulsea vestita ssp. inyoensis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Hulsea vestita ssp. inyoensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders, Nevada.
also called Hulsea inyoensis
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Hulsea vestita ssp. inyoensis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Hulsea californica ssp. inyoensis
CNPS + PLANTS: Hulsea inyoensis
More information about  Hulsea vestita ssp. inyoensis
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 (HUVEI)

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 19, 2018).

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