Calflora
Taxon  Report   3149    
Erigeron linearis  (Hook.) Piper
Desert yellow fleabane,  Narrow leaved fleabane
Erigeron linearis
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Erigeron linearis
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Erigeron linearis
© 2001 John Game
Erigeron linearis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Erigeron linearis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Erigeron
Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erigeron peucephyllus
More information about  Erigeron linearis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERLI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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