Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)

Eriophyllum lanatum var. hallii, Fort Tejon woolly sunflower.
In the genus Eriophyllum, each flower head has a single series of involucre bracts, also called phyllaries that are of equal length. Note the head at upper right with ray flowers beginning to unfurl. The daisy-like flower heads clearly mark this plant as a member of the sunflower family. Photo by Korey M. Klutz.

Eriophyllum lanatum var. hallii, Fort Tejon woolly sunflower.
This variety of woolly sunflower is known only from chaparral and woodlands in eastern Santa Barbara County and adjacent western Kern County, southern California. Photo by Korey M. Klutz.

Species range map.
Eriophyllum lanatum var. hallii range map.

Eriophyllum lanatum var. hallii, Fort Tejon woolly sunflower

Threats

  • Cattle grazing and trampling may be threats.

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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