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Chrysothamnus gramineus

Chrysothamnus gramineus H.M. Hall

Panamint Rock Goldenrod, Charleston Rabbitbrush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Ericameria graminea, Petradoria discoidea

USDA Symbol: CHGR13

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: No ray florets present, only disc florets.



Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-12-11
Research By: CBR

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