Taxon  Report   9909    
Eriastrum eremicum  (Jeps.) H. Mason
Desert woollystar
Eriastrum eremicum
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriastrum eremicum
© 2010 James M. Andre
Eriastrum eremicum
© 2014 Keir Morse
Eriastrum eremicum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eriastrum eremicum
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Eriastrum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Eriastrum eremicum
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


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website references from Google

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: Nov 14, 2018).

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