Calflora
Taxon  Report   785    
Aster occidentalis  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray  var. occidentalis   
(no longer an active name)
Western aster,  Western mountain aster
Aster occidentalis var. occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Aster
Parent: Aster occidentalis
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN accepted name:
Symphyotrichum spathulatum var. spathulatum

 
NOTE: Aster occidentalis var. occidentalis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Aster occidentalis var. occidentalis
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 25, 2019).