Taxon  Report   3121 
Erigeron compositus  Pursh
cut leaved daisy,  cutleaf daisy

Erigeron compositus
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Erigeron compositus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Erigeron compositus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Erigeron
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Habitat: slopes, ridges [Walker]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. discoideus
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. glabratus
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. multifidus
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. typicus
PLANTS: Erigeron trifidus
 Information about  Erigeron compositus  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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: Oct 06, 2015).

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