Taxon  Report   771    
Aster campestris  Nutt.  
(no longer an active name)
Western meadow aster
Aster campestris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Genus: Aster


Habitat: slopes

Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Symphyotrichum campestre var. campestre

JEF other name:
Symphyotrichum campestre

NOTE: Aster campestris is no longer an active name.
More information about  Aster campestris

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2021).