Calflora
Taxon  Report   360    
Anemopsis californica  (Nutt.) Hook. & Arn.
Yerba mansa
Anemopsis californica
© 2016 Erik Larsen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Anemopsis californica
© 2018 Matt Berger
Anemopsis californica
© 2018 Hailey Laskey
Anemopsis californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Anemopsis californica
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: SAURURACEAE  
Genus: Anemopsis
Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Anemopsis californica var. subglabra
More information about  Anemopsis californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ANCA10)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).