Page author: David Giblin
Erigeron nivalis
northern daisy

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Rocky soil areas from middle elevations in the mountains to the subalpine.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Erigeron nivalis Nutt.
Publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n. s. 7: 311. 1841.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Erigeron acris L. ssp. debilis (A. Gray) Piper
Erigeron acris L. var. debilis A. Gray [HC]
Trimorpha acris (L.) Gray var. debilis (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Erigeron nivalis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Erigeron nivalis checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Erigeron nivalis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Erigeron nivalis photos.

USDA Plants: Erigeron nivalis information.

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