Taxon  Report   6723    
Polyctenium fremontii  (S. Watson) Greene
Desert combleaf,  Fremont's polyctenium
Polyctenium fremontii, 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: Polyctenium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Polyctenium fremontii var. confertum
JEF: Polyctenium fremontii var. fremontii
JEF: Polyctenium williamsiae
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More information about  Polyctenium fremontii
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: May 26, 2020).