CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record sphaeromeria_potentilloides_var._nitrophila - Sun, Dec. 5, 2021, 12:34 ET b
Sphaeromeria potentilloides var. nitrophila
common namealkali tansy-sage
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G5T4?      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (5):
Whitmore Hot Springs (434A) 3711867, River Spring (451A) 3711885, Bridgeport (487C) 3811932, Dome Hill (487D) 3811931, Fales Hot Springs (488C) 3811934
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Mono (MNO), Idaho (ID), 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)
•Playas (Plyas)/usually alkaline
blooming period Jun-Jul  
elevation range2100 - 2400 meters
Threatened by grazing and vehicles. See Leaflets of Western Botany 6:49 (1950) for original description and Brittonia 28:261 (1976) for revised nomenclature.
full nameSphaeromeria potentilloides (Gray) A.A. Heller var. nitrophila (Cronq.) A. Holmgren, Schultz & T. Lowrey
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Additional information:
standard acronym  SPPON Element Code  PDAST8S061
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 Sun, Dec. 5, 2021 from

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