Taxon  Report   3054 
Eriastrum densifolium  (Benth.) H. Mason
Shrubby eriastrum, giant eriastrum, giant woollystar
Eriastrum densifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Eriastrum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Eriastrum densifolium ssp. austromontanum
Eriastrum densifolium ssp. densifolium
Eriastrum densifolium ssp. elongatum
Eriastrum densifolium ssp. mohavense
Eriastrum densifolium ssp. sanctorum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Eriastrum densifolium  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERDE2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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