Taxon  Report   5266    
Machaeranthera asteroides  (Torr.) Greene  var. lagunensis  (D. D. Keck) B. L. Turner  
(no longer an active name; please see Dieteria asteroides var. lagunensis)
Laguna mtns. aster
Machaeranthera asteroides var. lagunensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders, Baja California.

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Dieteria asteroides var. lagunensis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Machaeranthera lagunensis
NOTE: Machaeranthera asteroides var. lagunensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Machaeranthera asteroides var. lagunensis
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: May 25, 2020).