Taxon  Report   10738 
Erigeron nivalis  Nuttall
Northern daisy
Erigeron nivalis
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Erigeron nivalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Erigeron nivalis
© 2009 F. Gauna
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Erigeron
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Erigeron acris var. debilis
TJM2: Erigeron debilis
TJM2 + CNPS: Trimorpha acris var. debilis
More information about  Erigeron nivalis
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 13, 2016).

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