Taxon  Report   3127 
Erigeron divergens  Torr. & A. Gray
Diffuse daisy,  Spreading fleabane
Erigeron divergens
© 2015 Steve Matson
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Erigeron divergens
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Erigeron divergens
© 2004 James M. Andre
Erigeron divergens, a dicot, is a biennial or perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Erigeron divergens
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Genus: Erigeron
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Habitat: meadows, slopes, ridges
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Erigeron divergens var. typicus
ICPN: Erigeron lobatus
ICPN: Erigeron californicus
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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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