Taxon  Report   6950    
Purshia mexicana  (D. Don) S. L. Welsh  var. stansburyana  (Torr.) S. L. Welsh  
(no longer an active name)
Stansbury's antelope brush
Purshia mexicana var. stansburyana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Purshia
Parent: Purshia mexicana
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Purshia stansburyana

Alternate Names:
NOTE: Purshia mexicana var. stansburyana is no longer an active name.
More information about  Purshia mexicana var. stansburyana
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: Jun 05, 2020).