Taxon  Report   7357 
Saxifraga cespitosa  L.
Tufted saxifrage

Saxifraga cespitosa
© 2011 Norman Jensen
Saxifraga cespitosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Saxifraga cespitosa
© 2011 Norman Jensen
Genus: Saxifraga
Meadows and seeps
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + JM93
PLANTS spelling variant of Saxifraga caespitosa
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 29, 2015).

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