Taxon  Report   3461 
Eryngium armatum  (S. Watson) J. Coulter & Rose
Coastal eryngo,  Coyote thistle, Prickly coyote thistle

Eryngium armatum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Eryngium armatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eryngium armatum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Eryngium
Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Eryngium harmsianum
TJM2: Eryngium longistylum
TJM2: Eryngium petiolatum var. armatum
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 26, 2015).

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