Calflora
Taxon  Report   636    
Arenaria aculeata  S. Watson  
(no longer an active name)
Prickly sandwort
Arenaria aculeata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Arenaria
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Lodgepole Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Eremogone aculeata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arenaria congesta var. aculeata
PLANTS: Arenaria fendleri var. aculeata
PLANTS: Arenaria pumicola var. californica
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NOTE: Arenaria aculeata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Arenaria aculeata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARAC2)


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: Aug 22, 2019).