Taxon  Report   647    
Arenaria macradenia  S. Watson  
(no longer an active name)
Desert sandwort,  Sandwort
Arenaria macradenia, 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: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Eremogone macradenia

NOTE: Arenaria macradenia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Arenaria macradenia
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 13, 2019).