Taxon  Report   9481    
Oreostemma alpigenum  (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene  var. andersonii  (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom
Tundra aster
Oreostemma alpigenum var. andersonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Oreostemma
Parent: Oreostemma alpigenum
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aster alpigenus ssp. andersonii
PLANTS: Aster andersonii
PLANTS: Erigeron andersonii
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More information about  Oreostemma alpigenum var. andersonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Jun 16, 2019).