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Brickellia oblongifolia

Brickellia oblongifolia Nutt.

Mojave Brickelbush, Mojave Brickellbush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

Glandular, hairy clump-forming plant, somewhat woody at base.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug


USA: AZ , CA , CO , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , UT , WA
Canada: BC
Native Distribution: Western United States east to Montana, Colorado, and New Mexico.
Native Habitat: Dry rocky areas, from Blackbrush communities to pinyon-juniper woods.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Brickellia oblongifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Brickellia oblongifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Brickellia oblongifolia


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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