Taxon  Report   4735    
Lessingia filaginifolia  (Hook. & Arn.) M. A. Lane  
(no longer an active name)
Common california aster
Lessingia filaginifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Bloom Period
Genus: Lessingia
Habitat: coastal, dunes

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. filaginifolia

ICPN other name:
Corethrogyne filaginifolia

NOTE: Lessingia filaginifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lessingia filaginifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 15, 2019).