Taxon  Report   42    
Acaena pinnatifida  Ruiz & Pav.  var. californica  (Bitter) Jeps.
California acaena,  California sheepburr
Acaena pinnatifida var. californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Acaena
Parent: Acaena pinnatifida
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Acaena californica
More information about  Acaena pinnatifida var. californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2020).