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Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii
dustymaidens, hoary false yarrow

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and northern Great Plains.

Habitat: Sagebrush desert flats and slopes, ponderosa pine forest openings, and meadows near the subalpine.

Flowers: May-September

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Biennial, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. douglasii
Publication: Bot. Beechey Voy. 354. 1839.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) H. & A var. achilleaefolia (H. & A.) A. Nels. [HC]
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. achilleifolia (Hook. & Arn.) A. Gray
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. glandulosa Cronquist [HC]
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. montana M.E. Jones [HC]
Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. rubricaulis (Rydb.) Ferris
Chaenactis pedicularia Greene
Chaenactis ramosa Stockw. [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii photos.

USDA Plants: Chaenactis douglasii var. douglasii information.

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