Taxon  Report   8014    
Townsendia scapigera  D. C. Eaton
Tufted townsend daisy,  Tufted townsendia
Townsendia scapigera
© 2006 James M. Andre
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Townsendia scapigera, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Townsendia scapigera
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Townsendia
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Townsendia scapigera
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 16, 2019).