Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Test-drive A Teaching Key to Asters.
Read more about Creeping Aster at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
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Patrick D. McMillan pdmesurculosa_pc1
August Pickens County SC
Poe Creek State Forest
Flowers in a corymbiform cluster, each with 15-30 violet rays, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_eurybia_surculosa_2
The involucral bracts are spreading but not recurved, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
COMPARE involucral bracts of North American asters