Calflora
Taxon  Report   10176    
Packera subnuda  Trock & T. M. Barkley
Buek's groundsel
Packera subnuda
© 2014 Steven Perry
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Packera subnuda
© 2014 Steven Perry
Packera subnuda
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Packera subnuda, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Packera subnuda
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Packera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Packera buekii
PLANTS: Senecio cymbalarioides
PLANTS: Senecio subnudus
More information about  Packera subnuda
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (PASU40)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).