Taxon  Report   2871    
Dudleya viscida  (S. Watson) Moran
Sticky dudleya,  Sticky liveforever
Dudleya viscida
© 2009 Robert Steers
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Dudleya viscida
© 2009 Ron Vanderhoff
Dudleya viscida
© 2006 Jasmine J. Watts
Dudleya viscida, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Dudleya viscida
© 2009 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Dudleya
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Stylophyllum viscidum
ICPN: Cotyledon viscida
More information about  Dudleya viscida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 23, 2019).