Taxon  Report   4423    
Jamesia americana  Torr. & A. Gray  var. rosea  Purpus ex C. K. Schneid.
Fivepetal cliffbush,  Rosy petalled cliffbush
Jamesia americana var. rosea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Nevada.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Jamesia
Parent: Jamesia americana
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Edwinia californica
JEF + PLANTS: Jamesia americana ssp. californica
JEF + PLANTS: Jamesia americana var. californica
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More information about  Jamesia americana var. rosea
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Nov 22, 2019).