Taxon  Report   3430    
Eriophyllum lanatum  (Pursh) J. Forbes  var. arachnoideum  (Fisch. & Avé-Lall.) Jeps.
Common woolly sunflower,  Spiderweb sunflower, Wooly sunflower
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Eriophyllum
Parent: Eriophyllum lanatum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 17, 2019).