Taxon  Report   2868    
Dudleya variegata  (S. Watson) Moran
Variegated dudleya,  Variegated liveforever
Dudleya variegata
© 2006 Jasmine J. Watts
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Dudleya variegata
© 2010 Anna Bennett
Dudleya variegata
© 2006 Jasmine J. Watts
Dudleya variegata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Dudleya variegata
© 2007 Andrew Borcher
Genus: Dudleya
Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hasseanthus variegatus
More information about  Dudleya variegata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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).