Taxon  Report   7926    
Tauschia howellii  (J. M. Coult. & Rose) J. F. Macbr.
Howell's tauschia,  Howell's umbrellawort
Tauschia howellii
© 2011 Amanda Shufelberger
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Tauschia howellii
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Tauschia howellii
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Tauschia howellii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Tauschia howellii
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Tauschia
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2.3; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Tauschia howellii
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 24, 2019).