Taxon  Report   4735 
Lessingia filaginifolia  (Hook. & Arn.) M.A. Lane  (not an active name)
Common california aster

Lessingia filaginifolia
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Lessingia filaginifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Lessingia filaginifolia
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Lessingia
Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: coastal, dunes [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. filaginifolia
 NOTE: Lessingia filaginifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Location Suitability

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


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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: Nov 27, 2015).

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