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Eriastrum brandegeeae (Brandegee's woollystar)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Eriastrum brandegeeae

Eriastrum brandegeeae H. Mason

Brandegee's Woollystar, Eriastrum Tracyi

Polemoniaceae (Phlox Family)

Synonym(s): Eriastrum tracyi

USDA Symbol: ERBR3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple , Pinnate
Leaf Shape: Lanceolate , Linear
Leaf Margin: Lobed
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Petals white to pale blue.


Native Habitat: Volcanic soils, 2600'-3200', threatened by grazing and vehicles.


Bibref 7 - Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California (1993) Hickman, J.C. (ed.)

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Eriastrum brandegeeae in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Eriastrum brandegeeae in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Eriastrum brandegeeae


Record Modified: 2011-08-11
Research By: TWC Staff

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