Taxon  Report   4246    
Horkelia hispidula  Rydb.
White mountain horkelia,  White mtns. horkelia
Horkelia hispidula
© 2012 Steve Matson
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Horkelia hispidula
© 2009 Steve Matson
Horkelia hispidula
© 2011 Steve Matson
Horkelia hispidula, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Horkelia hispidula
© 2013 Barry Breckling
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Horkelia
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Horkelia hispidula
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 17, 2019).