Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
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Salmon Tasselflower, Cupid’s-shaving-brush
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Keith Bradley kab_e_fosbergii_76752
July Miami-Dade County FL
Corollas salmon or red-orange; involucre 1-2(-3)x as high as wide, per Weakley's Flora (2015).
Non-native: Old World tropics
Habitat: Disturbed areas, flower beds, landscaping, per Weakley's Flora
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Leaves sessile and auriculate to winged-petiolate and clasping
Disc: Salmon or red-orange
Disc flowers bisexual and fertile (or inner functionally staminate)
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