Calflora
Taxon  Report   1066    
Bensoniella oregona  (Abrams & Bacig.) C. V. Morton
Bensoniella
Bensoniella oregona, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found in Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
State of California status: Rare.
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Observation Search
(37 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Saxifragaceae  
Genus: Bensoniella

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, openings

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSBensonia oregona
PLANTSBensoniella oregana
More information about  Bensoniella oregona
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: 08/03/2021).