Taxon  Report   4152 
Heterotheca sessiliflora  (Nutt.) Shinners  ssp. echioides  (Benth.) Semple
Bristly goldenaster,  Sessileflower false goldenaster
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides
© 2005 Michael Charters
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Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Heterotheca
Parent Record Heterotheca sessiliflora
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Heterotheca sessiliflora var. echioides
ICPN: Chrysopsis camphorata
ICPN: Heterotheca echioides var. echioides
ICPN: Heterotheca echioides
More information about  Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Aug 20, 2018).

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