Taxon  Report   3121    
Erigeron compositus  Pursh
Cut leaved daisy,  Cutleaf daisy
Erigeron compositus
© 2006 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Erigeron compositus
© 2009 Steve Matson
Erigeron compositus
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Erigeron compositus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Erigeron compositus
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Erigeron
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields


Habitat: slopes, ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. discoideus
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. glabratus
PLANTS: Erigeron compositus var. multifidus
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More information about  Erigeron compositus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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).