Taxon  Report   10170    
Packera bolanderi  (A. Gray) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve
Bolander's ragwort
Packera bolanderi
© 2008 Sierra Pacific Industries
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Packera bolanderi
© 2008 Sierra Pacific Industries
Packera bolanderi
© 2011 Sierra Pacific Industries
Packera bolanderi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Packera bolanderi
© 2014 Dana York
Genus: Packera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub

Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Senecio bolanderi
More information about  Packera bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).