Taxon  Report   11846 
Micranthes nidifica  (Greene) Small
Peak saxifrage
Micranthes nidifica
© 2016 John Doyen
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Micranthes nidifica
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Micranthes nidifica
© 2010 Steven Perry
Micranthes nidifica, 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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Micranthes nidifica
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Micranthes
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Saxifraga nidifica
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ICPN: Saxifraga nidifica var. nidifica
ICPN: Saxifraga nidifica
More information about  Micranthes nidifica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 20, 2018).

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