Taxon: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus (Hook.) Nutt.

 
Genus: Chrysothamnus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 104150
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 7:324. 1840
Name Verified on: 17-May-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-May-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 35 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Douglas rabbitbrush  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • sticky-leaf rabbitbrush  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • yellow rabbitbrush  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • yellowbrush  (Source: Websters Dict) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Nebraska, - South Dakota
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Webster's third new international dictionary. 1961 (Websters Dict)
  • Anderson, L. C. 1964. Taxonomic notes on the Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus complea (Astereae, Compositae) Madroño 17:222-227.
  • Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. 1969 (F Ariz)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. 1987 (F Utah)

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Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image