Taxon  Report   3419 
Eriophyllum ambiguum  (A. Gray) A. Gray
annual woolly sunflower, beautiful woolly sunflower
Eriophyllum ambiguum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Eriophyllum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Eriophyllum ambiguum var. ambiguum
Eriophyllum ambiguum var. paleaceum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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website references on Google


Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 21, 2014).

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