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Greene's Brickellbush
Brickellia greenei

About Greene's Brickellbush (Brickellia greenei) Brickellia greenei is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Greene's brickellbush. It is native to the mountain ranges of southwestern Oregon and northern California, including the Cascades, the northern Coast Ranges, and Sierra Nevada (mostly as north of Alpine County but with a few isolated populations in Inyo and Mariposa Counties). Brickellia greenei is a perennial herb growing 20 to 50 centimeters (7. 9 to 19. 7 in) tall with several glandular, sticky stems covered in leaves. The oval, toothed leaves are up to 3 centimeters (1. 2 in) long and sticky with resin glands.
Plant Description
Plant Type
Perennial herb

Max. Height
0.7 - 1.6 ft (0.21 - 0.49 m)

Native Status

Natural Setting
Elevation ?
1102' - 8906'

Annual Precip. ?
17.4" - 149.7"

Summer Precip. ?
0.97" - 5.47"

Coldest Month ?
29.4° F - 47.1° F

Hottest Month ?
47.3° F - 71.9° F

Humidity ?
0.35 vpd - 21.72 vpd

Landscaping Information
Nursery Availability
Never or Almost Never Available

Other Names
Common Names
Greene Brickellbush

Sources include: Wikipedia. All text shown in the "About" section of these pages is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Plant observation data provided by the participants of the California Consortia of Herbaria, Sunset information provided by Jepson Flora Project. Propogation from seed information provided by the Santa Barbara Botanical Garden from "Seed Propagation of Native California Plants" by Dara E. Emery. Sources of plant photos include CalPhotos, Wikimedia Commons, and independent plant photographers who have agreed to share their images with Calscape. Other general sources of information include Calflora, CNPS Manual of Vegetation Online, Jepson Flora Project, Las Pilitas, Theodore Payne, Tree of Life, The Xerces Society, and information provided by CNPS volunteer editors, with special thanks to Don Rideout. Climate data used in creation of plant range maps is from PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University, using 30 year (1981-2010) annual "normals" at an 800 meter spatial resolution.

Links:   Jepson eFlora Taxon Page  CalPhotos  Wikipedia  Calflora

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