Taxon  Report   3063    
Eriastrum hooveri  (Jeps.) H. Mason
Hoover's eriastrum,  Hoover's woollystar
Eriastrum hooveri
© 2016 John Doyen
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Eriastrum hooveri
© 2016 Steven Thorsted
Eriastrum hooveri
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Eriastrum hooveri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Eriastrum hooveri
© 2016 John Doyen
Genus: Eriastrum
Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hugelia hooveri
More information about  Eriastrum hooveri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Jan 15, 2019).