Calflora
Taxon  Report   9627    
Packera werneriifolia  (A. Gray) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve
Hoary groundsel
Packera werneriifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Packera werneriifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Packera werneriifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Packera
Communities: Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Packera werneriifolia var. alpina
PLANTS: Senecio aureus var. werneriifolius
PLANTS: Senecio molinarius
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More information about  Packera werneriifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PAWE4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).