Taxon  Report   3440    
Eriophyllum multicaule  (DC.) A. Gray
Branched woolly sunflower,  Many stemmed eriophyllum, Manystem woolly sunflower
Eriophyllum multicaule
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Eriophyllum multicaule
© 2008 Keir Morse
Eriophyllum multicaule, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eriophyllum multicaule
© 2009 Robert Steers
Genus: Eriophyllum
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Actinolepis multicaulis var. papposa
More information about  Eriophyllum multicaule
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 23, 2019).