Calflora
Taxon  Report   11246    
Kopsiopsis hookeri  (Walp.) Govaerts
Small groundcone
Kopsiopsis hookeri
© 2016 Hunter Breck
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Kopsiopsis hookeri
© 2006 Chris Wagner
Kopsiopsis hookeri
© 2018 Hunter Breck
Kopsiopsis hookeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Boschniakia hookeri
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Kopsiopsis hookeri
© 2016 Robert Steers
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Kopsiopsis
Communities: Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Boschniakia hookeri
More information about  Kopsiopsis hookeri
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

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 11, 2018).

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