Calflora
Taxon  Report   11849    
Micranthes tolmiei  (Torr. & A. Gray) Brouillet & Gornall
Tolmie's saxifrage
Micranthes tolmiei
© 2008 Ron Wolf
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Micranthes tolmiei
© 2017 Steven M Serkanic
Micranthes tolmiei
© 2010 Keir Morse
Micranthes tolmiei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Micranthes tolmiei
© 2018 Matt Berger
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Micranthes
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Saxifraga tolmiei

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Saxifraga tolmiei
More information about  Micranthes tolmiei
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

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).