Taxon  Report   10400 
Symphyotrichum campestre  (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom
Western meadow aster
Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
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Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Symphyotrichum campestre
© © 2014 John Doyen
Symphyotrichum campestre, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Symphyotrichum
Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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ICPN: Aster campestris
ICPN: Symphyotrichum campestre var. bloomeri
ICPN: Symphyotrichum campestre var. campestre
More information about  Symphyotrichum campestre
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 18, 2018).

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