Calflora
Taxon  Report   11846    
Micranthes nidifica  (Greene) Small
Peak saxifrage
Micranthes nidifica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Micranthes
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Saxifraga nidifica

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Saxifraga nidifica var. nidifica
ICPN: Saxifraga nidifica
More information about  Micranthes nidifica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora
Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Feb 17, 2019).