Calflora
Taxon  Report   6442    
Phlox muscoides  Nutt.
Moss phlox
Phlox muscoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
also called Phlox bryoides
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(23 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Phlox

Communities: Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Phlox hoodii ssp. muscoides

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Phlox bryoides
ICPN: Phlox hoodii ssp. muscoides
More information about  Phlox muscoides

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2020).