Lessingia filaginifolia
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
California Aster
Asteraceae
Exposure
Full sun
Water
Occasional water
Form
Perennial
Height
6 inches
Flower color
Violet
Bloom time
Summer
This California Aster from Monterey County has silver leaves on prostrate stems spreading to 3 feet.
The violet flowers with yellow centers attract butterflies. Forms a low ground cover for coastal rock
gardens or meadows .
Habitat
Coastal scrub, oak woodland