Taxon  Report   5828    
Nemacladus rubescens  Greene
Desert nemacladus,  Desert threadplant, Rigid stemmed thread plant
Nemacladus rubescens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Nemacladus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Nemacladus adenophorus
JEF: Nemacladus rubescens var. rubescens
More information about  Nemacladus rubescens
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: Dec 11, 2019).