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Verity's Dudleya (Dudleya verityi)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Threatened
  • Family: Crassulaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 160573
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Categories of Interest: Cacti/Succulents
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 01/17/2019

Where is Verity's Dudleya (Dudleya verityi) located in the wild?


rocky outcrops



States & Provinces:

Verity's Dudleya can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Verity's Dudleya (Dudleya verityi)?

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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 5 accessions of Dudleya verityi in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 847264 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 4 seed accessions of Dudleya verityi from 3 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 127 maternal plants

  • 01/01/2010

urban development including construction of housing, golf courses and infrastructure trampling from hikers, off-road vehicles, and equestrian use horticultural collecting stochastic events

  • 01/01/2010

occurs in the Santa Monica and Santa Ana Mountains


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Taxon Dudleya verityi
Authority K. Nakai
Family Crassulaceae
CPC Number 1533
ITIS 502183
Duration Perennial
Common Names Verity's Dudleya | Verity's liveforever
Associated Scientific Names Dudleya verityi
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Ecological Relationships


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