Taxon  Report   3071    
Ericameria arborescens  (A. Gray) Greene
Golden fleece,  Goldenfleece
Ericameria arborescens
© 2015 Hayley Ross
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Ericameria arborescens
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Ericameria arborescens
© 2015 Hayley Ross
Ericameria arborescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Ericameria arborescens
© 2015 Hayley Ross
Genus: Ericameria
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland

Serpentine affinity: 1.3; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Haplopappus arborescens
PLANTS: Linosyris arborescens
More information about  Ericameria arborescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 16, 2019).