Sedum obtusatum ssp. paradisum
Common Name: Canyon Creek stonecrop
Family: Crassulaceae
Synonyms: Sedum paradisum
Element Code: PDCRA0A0U3
Full Name: Sedum obtusatum A. Gray ssp. paradisum Denton

2004 Dean Wm. Taylor
Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial herb
  • Blooming Period: May-Jun
  • Habitat: granitic, rocky.
    • Broadleafed upland forest
    • Chaparral
    • Lower montane coniferous forest
    • Subalpine coniferous forest
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from CDFW
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences: 31
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
    4 18 4 0 0 5
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
    10 21
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Presumed Extirpated
    31 0 0
Notes Glossary
  • Potentially threatened by road construction. Possibly threatened by foot traffic and logging. See Brittonia 30:233-238 (1978) for original description.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1980-01-01
  • Last Update: 2014-01-03
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 300 - 1900 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • Other States:
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Shasta (SHA),  Trinity (TRI)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Whiskeytown (648A) 4012265,  Hayfork Bally (650B) 4012362,  Hayfork (650C) 4012352,  Halfway Ridge (651D) 4012353,  Lamoine (665B) 4012284,  Bohemotash Mtn. (665C) 4012274,  Damnation Peak (666A) 4012285,  Schell Mtn. (666D) 4012275,  Siligo Peak (667B) 4012288,  Rush Creek Lakes (667C) 4012278,  Mt. Hilton (668A) 4012381,  Big Bend (680C) 4112118,  Skunk Ridge (680D) 4112117,  Shoeinhorse Mtn. (681D) 4112211
  • Notes:
      Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
      * Presumed extirpated
      ? Uncertain about distribution or identity
      ?* Uncertain about distribution, but presumed extirpated if once present
      (?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
      Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. This data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 1457
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
California Native Plant Society, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants of California (online edition, v8-03). Website [accessed ].

4012265=Whiskeytown (648A) 4012265;4012362=Hayfork Bally (650B) 4012362;4012352=Hayfork (650C) 4012352;4012353=Halfway Ridge (651D) 4012353;4012284=Lamoine (665B) 4012284;4012274=Bohemotash Mtn. (665C) 4012274;4012285=Damnation Peak (666A) 4012285;4012275=Schell Mtn. (666D) 4012275;4012288=Siligo Peak (667B) 4012288;4012278=Rush Creek Lakes (667C) 4012278;4012381=Mt. Hilton (668A) 4012381;4112118=Big Bend (680C) 4112118;4112117=Skunk Ridge (680D) 4112117;4112211=Shoeinhorse Mtn. (681D) 4112211