CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record grindelia_fraxinipratensis - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 04:28 ET b
Grindelia fraxinipratensis
common nameAsh Meadows gumplant
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life formperennial herb
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      ranking system key
global rank
G2     G2: 6-20 occurrences OR 1,000-3,000 individuals OR 2,000-10,000 acres
CA state listingNone  
federal listingThreatened  05/20/85
where found
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Topographic quads (4):
Shoshone (276A) 3511683, Stewart Valley (298B) 3611622, Death Valley Junction (322C) 3611634, Bole Spring (322D) 3611633
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Nevada (NV)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Meadows and seeps (Medws)(mesic clay)
blooming period Jun-Oct  
elevation range635 - 700 meters
Known in CA from only three extant occurrences in Carson Slough in the Amargosa Desert. Threatened by water diversion, habitat alteration, and non-native plants, and possibly threatened by trampling and vehicles. State-listed as Critically Endangered in NV. USFWS uses the name G. fraxino-pratensis. See Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 98:332 (1971) for original description.
full nameGrindelia fraxinipratensis Reveal & Beatley
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Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDAST47080
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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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