Taxon  Report   642    
Arenaria congesta  Nutt.  var. subcongesta  (S. Watson) S. Watson  
(no longer an active name)
Ball headed sandwort,  Capitate sandwort, Subcongesta sandwort
Arenaria congesta var. subcongesta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Genus: Arenaria
Parent: Arenaria congesta
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Eremogone congesta var. subcongesta

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


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:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).