Taxon  Report   9490 
Symphyotrichum lentum  (Greene) G.L. Nesom
Suisun marsh aster
Symphyotrichum lentum
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Symphyotrichum lentum
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Symphyotrichum lentum
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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
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Symphyotrichum
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.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Aster sonomensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster chilensis var. lentus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Aster chilensis var. sonomensis
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Aster lentus
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 26, 2016).

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