Taxon  Report   2842    
Dudleya cymosa  (Lem.) Britton & Rose
Canyon dudleya,  Canyon liveforever, Rock lettuce
Dudleya cymosa
© 2009 Leigh Johnson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Dudleya cymosa
© 2017 John L. Thompson
Dudleya cymosa
© 2018 Elinor Gates
Dudleya cymosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Dudleya cymosa
© 2018 Ken Lunders
Communities: Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cotyledon plattiana
More information about  Dudleya cymosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 16, 2019).