Calflora
Taxon  Report   4038    
Helianthemum scoparium  Nutt.
Bisbee peak rushrose,  Broom rose, Common sun rose
Helianthemum scoparium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: CISTACEAE  
Genus: Helianthemum
Serpentine affinity: 1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Habitat: slopes, ridges

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

JEF accepted name:
Crocanthemum aldersonii

JEF accepted name:
Crocanthemum scoparium var. scoparium

JEF accepted name:
Crocanthemum scoparium var. vulgare

ICPN accepted name:
Crocanthemum scoparium

JEF accepted name:
Crocanthemum suffrutescens

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Helianthemum aldersonii
ICPN + PLANTS: Helianthemum scoparium var. aldersonii
ICPN + PLANTS: Helianthemum scoparium var. vulgare
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More information about  Helianthemum scoparium
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HESC2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2019).