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Ericameria nauseosa var. glabrata

Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & Baird var. glabrata (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom & Baird

Rubber Rabbitbrush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Chrysothamnus graveolens, Chrysothamnus nauseosus ssp. graveolens, Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. glabratus, Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. graveolens, Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. petrophilus, Ericameria nauseosa var. graveolens


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

This taxon appears as Ericameria nauseosa ssp. nauseosa var. glabrata on the USDA PLANTS Database website.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Size Notes: Up to about 5 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: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: AZ , CO , ID , KS , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , OK , SD , TX , UT , WY
Canada: SK

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ericameria nauseosa var. glabrata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ericameria nauseosa var. glabrata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ericameria nauseosa var. glabrata


Record Modified: 2023-07-20
Research By: TWC Staff

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