Calflora
Taxon  Report   11842    
Micranthes ferruginea  (Graham) Brouillet & Gornall
Rusty hair saxifrage
Micranthes ferruginea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Saxifraga ferruginea

Bloom Period
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Micranthes
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Saxifraga ferruginea

Alternate Names:
JEF: Saxifraga ferruginea var. ferruginea
JEF: Saxifraga ferruginea
More information about  Micranthes ferruginea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2019).