Taxon  Report   5277 
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia  (Kunth) Nees
Tanseyleaf tansyaster,  Tansy leaved aster
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
© 2012 Richard Spellenberg
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
© 2014 Ron Wolf
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Machaeranthera
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Aster tanacetifolius
PLANTS: Machaeranthera coronopifolia
PLANTS: Machaeranthera parthenium
More information about  Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
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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: Jul 18, 2018).

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