Taxon  Report   4391    
Ivesia aperta  (J. T. Howell) Munz
Sierra valley mousetail
Ivesia aperta
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ivesia aperta
© 2005 Steve Matson
Ivesia aperta
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Ivesia aperta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Ivesia aperta
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Ivesia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland

Habitat: meadows, openings

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Ivesia aperta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 16, 2019).