Calflora
Taxon  Report   3181    
Eriodictyon angustifolium  Nutt.
Narrow leaved yerba santa,  Narrowleaf yerba santa
Eriodictyon angustifolium
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriodictyon angustifolium
© 2007 Trent M. Draper
Eriodictyon angustifolium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eriodictyon angustifolium
© 2005 James M. Andre
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Eriodictyon
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriodictyon angustifolium var. amplifolium
More information about  Eriodictyon angustifolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERAN2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 12, 2018).

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