Calflora
Taxon  Report   1896    
Chaenactis douglasii  (Hook.) Hook. & Arn.  var. douglasii 
Douglas' dustymaiden,  Dusty maidens, Hoary chaenactis
Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
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Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

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Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Chaenactis
Parent: Chaenactis douglasii
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chaenactis angustifolia
ICPN + PLANTS: Chaenactis rubricaulis
PLANTS: Chaenactis ramosa
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More information about  Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHDOD)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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