Taxon  Report   13393    
Eriodictyon sessilifolium  Greene
sessile-leaved yerba santa
Eriodictyon sessilifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(4 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: NAMACEAE  
Genus: Eriodictyon
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

More information about  Eriodictyon sessilifolium
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

Eriodictyon:  Eriodictyon: derived from the Greek erion, "wool," and diktuon, "net," and referring to the appearance of the underside of the leaves. (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 06, 2020).