Taxon  Report   11841    
Micranthes californica  (Greene) Small
Greene's saxifrage
Micranthes californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Micranthes
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Saxifraga californica

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Saxifraga virginiensis
ICPN: Saxifraga californica
More information about  Micranthes californica
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2020).