Taxon  Report   4271    
Hulsea vestita  A. Gray  ssp. callicarpha  (H. M. Hall) Wilken
Beautiful hulsea,  Pumice alpinegold
Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha
© 2008 Jordan Zylstra
Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Genus: Hulsea
Parent: Hulsea vestita
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hulsea callicarpha
ICPN + PLANTS: Hulsea vestita var. callicarpha
More information about  Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 21, 2019).