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San Diego Hulsea (Hulsea californica)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 143027
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is San Diego Hulsea (Hulsea californica) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

San Diego Hulsea can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve San Diego Hulsea (Hulsea californica)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 2 accessions of Hulsea californica in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 8071 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 2 seed accessions of Hulsea californica from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 45 maternal plants

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Taxon Hulsea californica
Authority Torr. & Gray
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 2281
ITIS 37749
Duration Biennial, Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Hulsea californica
State Rank
State State Rank
California S3
Ecological Relationships


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