Taxon  Report   3137 
Erigeron foliosus  Nutt.  var. franciscensis  G. Nesom
Franciscan erigeron,  San francisco leafy fleabane
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Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
© 1993 Doreen L. Smith
Genus: Erigeron
Parent Record Erigeron foliosus
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Douglas-Fir Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand, Joshua Tree Woodland
Habitat: coastal, slopes [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.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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