Taxon  Report   3164 
Erigeron pygmaeus  (A. Gray) E. Greene
Pygmy fleabane
Erigeron pygmaeus
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Erigeron pygmaeus
© 2014 John Doyen
Erigeron pygmaeus
© 2009 Steve Matson
Erigeron pygmaeus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Erigeron pygmaeus
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Erigeron
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Erigeron nevadensis var. pygmaeus
More information about  Erigeron pygmaeus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2018).

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