Taxon  Report   4158    
Heterotheca villosa  (Pursh) Shinners  var. shevockii  Semple  
(no longer an active name; please see Heterotheca shevockii)
Shevock's hairy golden aster
Heterotheca villosa var. shevockii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Heterotheca shevockii
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Bloom Period
Genus: Heterotheca
Parent: Heterotheca villosa

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Heterotheca shevockii

NOTE: Heterotheca villosa var. shevockii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Heterotheca villosa var. shevockii
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 13, 2020).