Calflora
Taxon  Report   9487 
Symphyotrichum frondosum  (Nutt.) G.L. Nesom
Short rayed alkali aster
Symphyotrichum frondosum
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Symphyotrichum frondosum
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Symphyotrichum frondosum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Symphyotrichum frondosum, a dicot, is an annual 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 frondosum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Symphyotrichum
Communities:
Alkali Sink, Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Brachyactis frondosa
PLANTS: Tripolium frondosum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster frondosus
More information about  Symphyotrichum frondosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SYFR2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2017).

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