Calflora
Taxon  Report   637    
Arenaria congesta  Nutt.  
(no longer an active name)
Ballhead sandwort,  Capitate sandwort
Arenaria congesta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Arenaria
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Eremogone congesta

 
NOTE: Arenaria congesta is no longer an active name.
More information about  Arenaria congesta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARCO5)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2019).