Calflora
Taxon  Report   11840    
Micranthes bryophora  (A. Gray) Brouillet & Gornall
Bud saxifrage
Micranthes bryophora
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Micranthes bryophora
© 2005 Steve Matson
Micranthes bryophora
© 2010 Steve Matson
Micranthes bryophora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Micranthes bryophora
© 2014 John Doyen
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Micranthes
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Saxifraga bryophora
ICPN: Saxifraga bryophora var. bryophora
More information about  Micranthes bryophora
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).