Calflora
Taxon  Report   10400    
Symphyotrichum campestre  (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom
Western meadow aster
Symphyotrichum campestre, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Aster campestris
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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Symphyotrichum

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Aster campestris
JEF: Symphyotrichum campestre var. bloomeri
JEF: Symphyotrichum campestre var. campestre
More information about  Symphyotrichum campestre
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2020).