Taxon  Report   9337 
Eurybia merita  (A. Nelson) G. L. Nesom
Subalpine aster
Eurybia merita
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
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Eurybia merita
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Eurybia merita
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Eurybia merita, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eurybia merita
© © 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Eurybia
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Aster behringensis
PLANTS: Aster meritus
PLANTS: Aster richardsonii
PLANTS: Aster sibiricus ssp. richardsonii
PLANTS: Aster sibiricus var. giganteus
PLANTS: Eurybia sibirica var. gigantea
ICPN + PLANTS: Aster sibiricus var. meritus
More information about  Eurybia merita
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


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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: Jun 25, 2018).

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