Taxon  Report   3093    
Ericameria suffruticosa  (Nutt.) Nesom
Alpine macronema,  Heath goldenrod, Singlehead goldenbush
Ericameria suffruticosa
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Ericameria suffruticosa
© 2001 Larry Blakely
Ericameria suffruticosa, 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 suffruticosa
© 2001 Larry Blakely
Genus: Ericameria
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Habitat: slopes, ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Haplopappus suffruticosus
PLANTS: Macronema suffruticosum
ICPN: Macronema imbricata
More information about  Ericameria suffruticosa
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 16, 2019).