Taxon  Report   1905    
Chaenactis nevadensis  (Kellogg) A. Gray
Nevada dustymaiden,  Northern sierra chaenactis, Sierra chaenactis
Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2013 Jason Matthias Mills
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2017 Adam Chasey
Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2015 Tim Kellison
Chaenactis nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2018 Matt C. Berger
Genus: Chaenactis
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Chaenactis nevadensis
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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).