Calflora
Taxon  Report   7730 
Sphaeromeria cana  (D. C. Eaton) A. Heller
Gray chickensage,  Tansy
Sphaeromeria cana
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Sphaeromeria cana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Sphaeromeria cana
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Sphaeromeria
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Tanacetum canum
ICPN: Artemisia albicans
More information about  Sphaeromeria cana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

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USDA PLANTS Profile (SPCA7)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2018).

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