Taxon  Report   9490 
Symphyotrichum lentum  (Greene) G.L. Nesom
Suisun Marsh aster
Symphyotrichum lentum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) 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 lentum
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Symphyotrichum lentum
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Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh, brackish-marsh [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Symphyotrichum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Aster sonomensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster chilensis var. lentus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster chilensis var. sonomensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster lentus
 Information about  Symphyotrichum lentum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SYLE2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2014).

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