Calflora
Taxon  Report   10175    
Packera pseudaurea  (Rydb.) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve  var. pseudaurea 
Falsegold groundsel
Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: Asteraceae  
Genus: Packera
Parent: Packera pseudaurea

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSSenecio pauciflorus var. jucundulus
JEFSenecio pseudaureus var. pseudaureus
PLANTSSenecio pseudaureus
More information about  Packera pseudaurea var. pseudaurea
International Plants Names Index

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2

Packera (updated 2018): after botanist John G. Packer (1929- ), specialist on the flora of Alberta and on Arctic and alpine flora, instructor in the Department of Botany at the University of Alberta 1958-1988, co-author with Cheryl Bradley of Checklist of the rare vascular plants in Alberta (1984). (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 04/10/2021).