Taxon  Report   2407    
Crassula connata  (Ruiz & Pav.) A. Berger
Pigmy weed,  Sand pygmy weed, Sand pygmyweed
Crassula connata
© 2003 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Crassula connata
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Crassula connata
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Crassula connata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Crassula connata
© 2005 Bob Huettmann
Genus: Crassula
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Crassula connata var. connata
ICPN: Crassula connata var. erectoides
ICPN: Crassula connata var. eremica
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More information about  Crassula connata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).