Taxon  Report   3439    
Eriophyllum mohavense  (I. M. Johnst.) Jeps.
Barstow woolly sunflower,  Mojave woolly sunflower
Eriophyllum mohavense
© 2006 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriophyllum mohavense
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
Eriophyllum mohavense
© 2009 Xeric Specialties
Eriophyllum mohavense, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eriophyllum mohavense
© 2006 James M. Andre
Genus: Eriophyllum
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Alkali Sink

Habitat: playas

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Eriophyllum mohavense
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

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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 18, 2019).