Taxon  Report   3065    
Eriastrum pluriflorum  (A. Heller) H. Mason
Many flowered eriastrum,  Tehachapi woollystar
Eriastrum pluriflorum
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
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Eriastrum pluriflorum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Eriastrum pluriflorum
© 2011 Debra L. Cook
Eriastrum pluriflorum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eriastrum pluriflorum
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Eriastrum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Gilia virgata var. floribunda
More information about  Eriastrum pluriflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 16, 2019).