Taxon  Report   10470    
Dieteria canescens  (Pursh) Nutt.  var. ziegleri  (Munz) D. R. Morgan & R. L. Hartm.
Ziegler's aster
Dieteria canescens var. ziegleri
© 2006 J. Zylstra, SBNF
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Dieteria canescens var. ziegleri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Dieteria canescens var. ziegleri
© 2006 J. Zylstra, SBNF
Genus: Dieteria
Parent: Dieteria canescens
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Machaeranthera canescens var. ziegleri
More information about  Dieteria canescens var. ziegleri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).