Taxon  Report   6972 
Pyrrocoma racemosa  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray  var. congesta  (Greene) G. K. Br. & D. J. Keil
Clustered goldenweed,  Del norte pyrrocoma
Pyrrocoma racemosa var. congesta
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Pyrrocoma racemosa var. congesta
© 2008 Keir Morse
Pyrrocoma racemosa var. congesta
© 2008 Keir Morse
Pyrrocoma racemosa var. congesta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Pyrrocoma racemosa var. congesta
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Pyrrocoma
Parent Record Pyrrocoma racemosa
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.2 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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PLANTS: Pyrrocoma congesta
CNPS + PLANTS: Haplopappus racemosus ssp. congestus
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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: Sep 23, 2018).

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