Calflora
Taxon  Report   7804    
Stephanomeria tenuifolia  (Raf.) H. M. Hall
Narrow leaved stephanomeria,  Narrow leaved wire lettuce, Wire lettuce
Stephanomeria tenuifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stephanomeria tenuifolia
© 2001 Gary A. Monroe
Stephanomeria tenuifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Stephanomeria tenuifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Stephanomeria tenuifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Stephanomeria
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Stephanomeria minor var. minor
ICPN: Stephanomeria minor var. myrioclada
ICPN: Stephanomeria minor
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More information about  Stephanomeria tenuifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (STMIM)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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