Calflora
Taxon  Report   9923    
Erigeron strigosus  Willd.  var. strigosus 
Prairie fleabane
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
© 2015 Gerald Carr
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
© 2015 Gerald Carr
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
© 2015 Gerald Carr
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

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Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
© 2015 Gerald Carr
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erigeron annuus ssp. strigosus
PLANTS: Erigeron ramosus
PLANTS: Erigeron strigosus var. discoideus
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More information about  Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERSTS2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Erigeron:  from the Greek eri, "early," and geron, "old man," thus meaning "old man in the spring," referring to the fluffy, white seed heads and the early flowering and fruiting of many species (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

strigosus :  strigose, that is, covered with straight, flat-lying hairs (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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 19, 2018).

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