Taxon  Report   8989 
Symphyotrichum defoliatum  (Parish) Nesom
San bernardino aster
Symphyotrichum defoliatum
© 2009 Bob Allen
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Symphyotrichum defoliatum
© 2009 Bob Allen
Symphyotrichum defoliatum
© 2009 Bob Allen
Symphyotrichum defoliatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Symphyotrichum defoliatum
© 2009 Bob Allen
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Symphyotrichum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aster defoliatus
PLANTS: Aster deserticola
PLANTS: Virgulaster bernardinus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster bernardinus
TJM2: Aster chilensis var. bernardinus
More information about  Symphyotrichum defoliatum
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 28, 2016).

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