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Ericameria nauseosa var. nana

Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & Baird var. nana (Cronquist) G.L. Nesom & Baird

Rubber Rabbitbrush, Dwarf Rabbitbrush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Chrysothamnus nauseosus ssp. nanus, Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. nanus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot 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 Ericameria nauseosa var. nana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ericameria nauseosa var. nana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ericameria nauseosa var. nana


Record Modified: 2023-07-20
Research By: CBR

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