Taxon  Report   7418    
Scopulophila rixfordii  (Brandegee) Munz & I. M. Johnst.
Rixford's rock wort,  Rixford's rockwort
Scopulophila rixfordii
© 2005 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Scopulophila rixfordii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Scopulophila rixfordii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Scopulophila rixfordii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Scopulophila rixfordii
© 2011 Steve Matson
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Achyronychia rixfordii
More information about  Scopulophila rixfordii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jan 17, 2019).