Taxon  Report   3127    
Erigeron divergens  Torr. & A. Gray
Diffuse daisy,  Spreading fleabane
Erigeron divergens
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Erigeron divergens
© 2015 Steve Matson
Erigeron divergens
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Erigeron divergens, a dicot, is a biennial or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Erigeron divergens
© 2018 Diane Etchison
Genus: Erigeron
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest


Habitat: meadows, slopes, ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erigeron divergens var. typicus
ICPN: Erigeron lobatus
ICPN: Erigeron californicus
More information about  Erigeron divergens
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 21, 2019).