Constancea nevinii (A. Gray) B.G. Baldw.
Nevin's woolly sunflower, Catalina silverlace
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Synonym(s): Eriophyllum nevinii
USDA Symbol: CONE9
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Shape: Ovate
Leaf Pubescence: Tomentose
Leaf Margin: Lobed
Fruit Type: Achene
Leaf: Grayish-green, deeply 1–2-pinnately lobed.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Native Distribution: San Clemente, Santa Barbara, and Santa Catalina islands of California.
Native Habitat: Coastal bluffs & cliff faces.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Drought Tolerance: High
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - Santa Barbara, CA
BibliographyBibref 7 - Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California (1993) Hickman, J.C. (ed.)
Bibref 995 - Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. (2000) Wasowski, S. and A. Wasowski
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Constancea nevinii in USDA Plants
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2011-08-06