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Bigleaf Crownbeard (Verbesina dissita)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Threatened
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 137295
  • Lifeform: Subshrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Bigleaf Crownbeard (Verbesina dissita) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Bigleaf Crownbeard can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Bigleaf Crownbeard (Verbesina dissita)?

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Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 1 accessions of Verbesina dissita in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 16671 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

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Taxon Verbesina dissita
Authority A. Gray
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 10401
ITIS 38600
Duration Perennial
Common Names Crown Beard | bigleaf crownbeard | big-leaved crown-beard | big-leaved crownbeard
Associated Scientific Names Verbesina dissita
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Ecological Relationships


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