Taxon  Report   645    
Arenaria kingii  (S. Watson) M. E. Jones  var. glabrescens  (S. Watson) Maguire  
(no longer an active name)
King's smooth sandwort
Arenaria kingii var. glabrescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Arenaria
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Arenaria kingii ssp. compacta

JEF other name:
Eremogone kingii var. glabrescens

NOTE: Arenaria kingii var. glabrescens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Arenaria kingii var. glabrescens
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: Jan 19, 2020).