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 is endemic (limited) to California.

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


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: Dec 14, 2019).