Taxon  Report   3120 
Erigeron compactus  S.F. Blake
Fern leaved fleabane,  Fernleaf fleabane

Erigeron compactus
© 2006 James M. Andre
Erigeron compactus, 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.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Erigeron compactus
© 2009 Steve Matson
Genus: Erigeron
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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CNPS: Erigeron compactus var. compactus
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2015).

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