Taxon  Report   4242    
Horkelia fusca  Lindl.  ssp. capitata  (Lindl.) D. D. Keck  
(no longer an active name)
Bighead horkelia,  Dark horkelia
Horkelia fusca ssp. capitata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Horkelia
Parent: Horkelia fusca
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Horkelia fusca var. pseudocapitata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Horkelia capitata
PLANTS: Horkelia fusca var. capitata
NOTE: Horkelia fusca ssp. capitata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Horkelia fusca ssp. capitata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Feb 20, 2020).