Taxon  Report   10873    
Eremogone ursina  (B.L. Rob.) Ikonn.
Big bear valley sandwort
Eremogone ursina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Arenaria ursina
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .
Observation Search
(81 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Eremogone
Habitat: pebble-plain

Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Arenaria ursina

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Arenaria ursina
More information about  Eremogone ursina
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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Consortium of California Herbaria

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: Dec 11, 2019).