Calflora
Taxon  Report   10888 
Eucephalus tomentellus  (Greene) Greene
Rayless aster
Eucephalus tomentellus
© 2014 Dana York
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Eucephalus tomentellus
© 2014 Dana York
Eucephalus tomentellus
© 2005 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Eucephalus tomentellus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Eucephalus tomentellus
© 2014 Dana York
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Eucephalus
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aster tomentellus
ICPN: Aster brickellioides
ICPN: Eucephalus brickellioides
ICPN + PLANTS: Sericocarpus tomentellus
More information about  Eucephalus tomentellus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (EUTO4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Jun 20, 2018).

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