Search Field Guide
Advanced Search
MT Gov Logo
Montana Field Guide

Montana Field Guides

Alpine Dusty-maiden - Chaenactis douglasii var. alpina
Other Names:  Chaenactis alpina

Native Species

Global Rank: G5T5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
MNPS Threat Rank:

External Links

General Description
Similar to the typical variety but the plants perennial (v. annual or biennial), the caudex well-developed and often branching, and stemless or nearly so (excluding the inflorescence stalk) (adopted from Welsh et al., 1993, A Utah Flora).

Species Range

Range Comments
ID and MT south to OR and CA, east to CO (Kartesz 2009).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 8

(Click on the following maps and charts to see full sized version) Map Help and Descriptions
Relative Density



(Observations spanning multiple months or years are excluded from time charts)

Login Logout
Citation for data on this website:
Alpine Dusty-maiden — Chaenactis douglasii var. alpina.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from