Taxon: Eriastrum eremicum (Jeps.) H. Mason

Genus: Eriastrum
Family: Polemoniaceae
  Subfamily: Polemonioideae
Nomen number: 448138
Place of publication: Madroño 8:78. 1945
Name Verified on: 22-Jun-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • desert eriastrum  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah


  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • De Groot, S. J. 2011. Spatial analysis of morphology in Eriastrum eremicum (Polemoniaceae) Syst. Bot. 36:449-464.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

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