Taxon  Report   3137    
Erigeron foliosus  Nutt.  var. franciscensis  G. L. Nesom
Franciscan erigeron,  San francisco leafy fleabane
Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
© 1993 Doreen L. Smith
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Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
© 2018 Vernon Smith
Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
© 2018 Vernon Smith
Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
© 2017 Hunter Breck
Genus: Erigeron
Parent: Erigeron foliosus
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Douglas-Fir Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand, Joshua Tree Woodland


Habitat: coastal, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Erigeron foliosus var. franciscensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 19, 2019).