Calflora
Taxon  Report   11663    
Eriastrum sapphirinum  (Eastw.) H. Mason  ssp. sapphirinum 
Sapphire woollystar
Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum
© 2013 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum
© 2013 Robert Sikora
Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum
© 2013 Keir Morse
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. ambiguum
ICPN + PLANTS: Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. gymnocephalum
More information about  Eriastrum sapphirinum ssp. sapphirinum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERSAS)

Search efloras.org (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).