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Short-rayed Fleabane
Erigeron lonchophyllus
About Short-rayed Fleabane (Erigeron lonchophyllus) 0 Nurseries Carry This Plant Erigeron lonchophyllus is an Asian and North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name shortray fleabane. Erigeron lonchophyllus is native to North America including most of Canada except the 4 Atlantic provinces, as well as the western and north-central United States. It occurs in many types of moist habitat and disturbed areas. It is also found in much of Asia (Siberia, Mongolia, Xinjiang, Kazakhstan, Iran).
Plant Description
Plant Type
Plant Type
Annual herb, Perennial herb

Flower Color
Flower Color
White, Yellow

Wildlife Supported

Landscaping Information
Common uses
Common uses
Bee Gardens

Natural Setting
Annual Precipitation: 3.2" - 60.8", Summer Precipitation: 0.37" - 2.76", Coldest Month: 17.9" - 59.2", Hottest Month: 38.4" - 88.5", Humidity: 0.73" - 39.12", Elevation: 82" - 14460"

Alternative Names
Common Names: Shortray Fleabane, Spearleaved Northern Daisy

Sources include: Wikipedia. All text shown in the "About" section of these pages is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Plant observation data provided by the participants of the California Consortia of Herbaria, Sunset information provided by Jepson Flora Project. Propogation from seed information provided by the Santa Barbara Botanical Garden from "Seed Propagation of Native California Plants" by Dara E. Emery. Sources of plant photos include CalPhotos, Wikimedia Commons, and independent plant photographers who have agreed to share their images with Calscape. Other general sources of information include Calflora, CNPS Manual of Vegetation Online, Jepson Flora Project, Las Pilitas, Theodore Payne, Tree of Life, The Xerces Society, and information provided by CNPS volunteer editors, with special thanks to Don Rideout. Climate data used in creation of plant range maps is from PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University, using 30 year (1981-2010) annual "normals" at an 800 meter spatial resolution.

Links:   Jepson eFlora Taxon Page  CalPhotos  Wikipedia  Calflora

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