Taxon  Report   3649    
Gaillardia aristata  Pursh
Blanketflower,  Common gaillardia, Common indian blanket
Gaillardia aristata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
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Gaillardia aristata
© 2013 Wynn Anderson
Gaillardia aristata
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Gaillardia aristata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Gaillardia aristata
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Gaillardia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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).