Calflora
Taxon  Report   783    
Aster lentus  Greene  
(no longer an active name; please see Symphyotrichum lentum)
Suisun marsh aster
Aster lentus, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Symphyotrichum lentum
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Aster
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh, brackish-marsh

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Symphyotrichum lentum

 
NOTE: Aster lentus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Aster lentus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SYLE2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2019).