Taxon  Report   5468 
Microseris borealis  (Bong.) Schultz-Bip.
Apargidium,  Bog microseris, Northern microseris
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Microseris borealis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Microseris borealis
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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Microseris
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Apargidium boreale
More information about  Microseris borealis
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 14, 2016).

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