CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record carpenteria_californica - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 17:45 ET b
Carpenteria californica
common nametree-anemone
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Brother Alfred Brousseau © 1995 Saint Mary's College of California  Follow image link for photo data.
life form evergreen shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S1?     S1: Less than 6 occurrences OR less than 1,000 individuals OR less than 2,000 acres
global rank
G1?      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingThreatened  01/90
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (7):
Trimmer (377A) 3611983, Dinkey Creek (396C) 3711912, Cascadel Point (397B) 3711924, Auberry (397C) 3711914, Shaver Lake (397D) 3711913, North Fork (398A) 3711925, Millerton Lake East (398D) 3711915
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Fresno (FRE), Madera (MAD)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)/usually granitic
blooming period (Apr),May-Jul   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range340 - 1340 meters
Known from fewer than 20 occurrences. There are historical reports of introduced plants in MAD Co. Threatened by development, road construction, logging, vehicles, and overgrazing. Special management is necessary since reproduction is fire dependent. See Aliso 2(2):115-118 (1950) for species account, and Fremontia 10(4):21-22 (1983) for discussion of propagation.
full nameCarpenteria californica Torr.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  CACA17 Element Code  PDHDR04010
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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