Calflora
Taxon  Report   3121    
Erigeron compositus  Pursh
Cut leaved daisy,   Cutleaf daisy
Erigeron compositus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: Asteraceae  
Genus: Erigeron

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: slopes, ridges

Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSErigeron compositus var. discoideus
JEF + PLANTSErigeron compositus var. glabratus
PLANTSErigeron compositus var. multifidus
PLANTSErigeron compositus var. typicus
PLANTSErigeron trifidus
More information about  Erigeron compositus

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/11/2021).