Taxon  Report   3649 
Gaillardia aristata  Pursh
Blanketflower,  Common gaillardia, Common indian blanket
Gaillardia aristata
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Gaillardia aristata
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Gaillardia aristata
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Gaillardia aristata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Gaillardia aristata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Gaillardia
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Mar 22, 2018).

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