Taxon  Report   3069    
Eriastrum wilcoxii  (A. Nelson) H. Mason
Wilcox's eriastrum,  Wilcox's woollystar
Eriastrum wilcoxii
© 1999 Larry Blakely
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Eriastrum wilcoxii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Eriastrum wilcoxii
© 1999 Larry Blakely
Eriastrum wilcoxii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eriastrum wilcoxii
© 2016 John Doyen
Genus: Eriastrum
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriastrum sparsiflorum var. wilcoxii
More information about  Eriastrum wilcoxii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 17, 2019).