Taxon  Report   3160 
Erigeron petrophilus  E. Greene  var. sierrensis  G. Nesom
Sierra erigeron,  northern Sierra daisy
Erigeron petrophilus var. sierrensis , a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Erigeron petrophilus var. sierrensis
© 2001 Dean Wm. Taylor
Erigeron petrophilus var. sierrensis
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.8 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Erigeron
Parent Record Erigeron petrophilus.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Erigeron petrophilus var. sierrensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ERPES2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2014).

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