Taxon  Report   9614 
Packera cana  (Hook.) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve
Woolly groundsel
Packera cana
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Packera cana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Packera cana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Packera cana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Packera cana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Packera
Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Senecio convallium
PLANTS: Senecio hallii var. discoidea
PLANTS: Senecio hallii
PLANTS: Senecio harbourii
PLANTS: Senecio howellii
PLANTS: Senecio purshianus
ICPN + PLANTS: Senecio canus
ICPN: Senecio oreopolus var. aphanactis
More information about  Packera cana
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: Jul 18, 2018).

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