Taxon  Report   3079    
Ericameria discoidea  (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom
Macronema goldenbush,  Rayless goldenbush, Whitestem goldenbush
Ericameria discoidea
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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Ericameria discoidea
© 2012 Steve Matson
Ericameria discoidea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ericameria discoidea
© 2014 Dana York
Genus: Ericameria
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Ericameria discoidea var. discoidea
More information about  Ericameria discoidea
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 21, 2019).