Taxon  Report   3460    
Eryngium aristulatum  Jeps.  var. parishii  (J. M. Coult. & Rose) Mathias & Constance
Parish's eryngo,  San diego button celery
Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii
© 2016 Keir Morse
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Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii
© 2009 Anna Bennett
Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Eryngium
Parent: Eryngium aristulatum
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eryngium aristulatum ssp. parishii
ICPN: Eryngium jepsonii var. parishii
ICPN + PLANTS: Eryngium parishii
More information about  Eryngium aristulatum var. parishii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 16, 2019).