Taxon  Report   3990    
Hackelia micrantha  (Eastw.) J. L. Gentry
Jessica sticktight,  Jessica's stickseed, Small flowered stickseed
Hackelia micrantha
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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Hackelia micrantha
© 2009 Keir Morse
Hackelia micrantha
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Hackelia micrantha, 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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Hackelia micrantha
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Hackelia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hackelia jessicae
More information about  Hackelia micrantha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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 20, 2019).