Calflora
Taxon  Report   9614    
Packera cana  (Hook.) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve
Woolly groundsel
Packera cana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Senecio canus
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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Packera

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Senecio canus
PLANTS: Senecio convallium
PLANTS: Senecio hallii var. discoidea
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More information about  Packera cana
Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2020).