Taxon  Report   9622 
Packera macounii  (Greene) W.A. Weber & A. Löve
Siskiyou mountain ragwort
Packera macounii
© 2014 Dana York
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Packera macounii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Packera macounii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Packera macounii, 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.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Packera macounii
© 2011 Ryan Batten
Genus: Packera
Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.1 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Senecio ligulifolius
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Senecio macounii
More information about  Packera macounii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 18, 2018).

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