Calflora
Taxon  Report   9105    
Erigeron philadelphicus  L.  var. philadelphicus 
Philadelphia fleabane
Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
© 2014 John Doyen
Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
© 2014 John Doyen
Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erigeron philadelphicus var. glaber
PLANTS: Erigeron philadelphicus var. scaturicola
PLANTS: Erigeron purpureus
More information about  Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERPHP)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 15, 2018).

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