Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Packera franciscana, San Francisco Peaks groundsel.
Packera franciscana. Photo by U.S. Forest Service.

Packera franciscana, San Francisco Peaks groundsel habitat.
San Francisco peaks groundsel grows only in the alpine tundra of the San Francisco Peaks on the Coconino National Forest, Arizona. At 11,000-12,400 feet in elevation, this is the only true alpine tundra in Arizona. Photo by U.S. Forest Service.

Packera franciscana, San Francisco Peaks groundsel range map.
Packera franciscana range map.

Packera franciscana, San Francisco Peaks groundsel

ESA Status

Visit the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Species Profile link below for links to listing and other USFWS documents.

  • Listed as: Senecio franciscanus
  • PLANTS Database Name: Packera franciscana
  • Listed Threatened 1983
  • Recovery Plan 1987 (PDF, 1.9 MB)

Threats

  • Trail construction
  • Hiker trampling
  • Ski area expansion

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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