Calflora
Taxon  Report   8893    
Carlquistia muirii  (A. Gray) B. G. Baldwin
Muir's tarplant
Carlquistia muirii, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Raillardiopsis muirii
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Carlquistia
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Raillardella muirii
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Raillardiopsis muirii
More information about  Carlquistia muirii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAMU27)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: May 26, 2019).