Calflora
Taxon  Report   3461    
Eryngium armatum  (S. Watson) J. M. Coult. & Rose
Coastal eryngo,  Coyote thistle, Prickly coyote thistle
Eryngium armatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Eryngium

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Eryngium harmsianum
JEF: Eryngium longistylum
JEF: Eryngium petiolatum var. armatum
More information about  Eryngium armatum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERAR12)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 11, 2020).