Taxon  Report   3459    
Eryngium aristulatum  Jeps.  var. hooveri  M. Y. Sheikh
Hoover's button celery,  Hoover's eryngo
Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri
© 2014 Maya Goklany
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Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri
© 2014 Maya Goklany
Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Eryngium
Parent: Eryngium aristulatum
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Eryngium aristulatum var. hooveri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Nov 19, 2018).

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