Taxon  Report   5479    
Microseris nutans  (Hook.) Sch. Bip.
Nodding microceris,  Nodding scorzonella, Perennial nodding microseris
Microseris nutans, 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
Genus: Microseris
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ptilocalais nutans
PLANTS: Scorzonella nutans var. major
PLANTS: Scorzonella nutans
More information about  Microseris nutans
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: Jun 06, 2020).