Taxon  Report   1157    
Brickellia incana  A. Gray
Woolly brickellbush,  Woolly brickellia, Wooly brickellia
Brickellia incana
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Brickellia incana
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Brickellia incana
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Brickellia incana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Brickellia incana
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Genus: Brickellia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Shadscale Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Coleosanthus incanus
More information about  Brickellia incana
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

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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 21, 2019).