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Erigeron tener

Erigeron tener (A. Gray) A. Gray

Slender Fleabane

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: ERTE6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AZ , CA , ID , MT , NV , OR , UT , WY

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-02-26
Research By: CBR

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