Taxon  Report   2852    
Dudleya farinosa  (Lindl.) Britton & Rose
Bluff lettuce,  North coast dudleya, Powdery liveforever, Sea lettuce
Dudleya farinosa
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
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Dudleya farinosa
© 2018 Adam Chasey
Dudleya farinosa
© 2002 Brad Kelley Dudleya farinosa
Dudleya farinosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Dudleya farinosa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Dudleya
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Northern Coastal Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dudleya compacta
PLANTS: Dudleya eastwoodiae
PLANTS: Dudleya septentrionalis
More information about  Dudleya farinosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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 17, 2019).