Taxon  Report   10400    
Symphyotrichum campestre  (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom
Western meadow aster
Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 John Doyen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Symphyotrichum campestre
© © 2014 John Doyen
Symphyotrichum campestre, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Symphyotrichum campestre
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Symphyotrichum
Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Aster campestris
ICPN: Symphyotrichum campestre var. bloomeri
ICPN: Symphyotrichum campestre var. campestre
More information about  Symphyotrichum campestre
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).