OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Liatris garberi   FAMILY Asteraceae__   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Liatris garberi   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Laciniaria chlorolepis

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Laciniaria garberi

INCLUDING -
Laciniaria nashii

 

COMMON NAME:
Garber’s Blazing-star


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image of Liatris garberi, Garber’s Blazing-star

Keith Bradley    kab_liatris_garberi_73077

August    Collier County    FL

Big Cypress National Preserve

Dense spiciform arrays. Peduncles 0-5(10)mm. Involucres cylindro-campanulate, per Flora of North America.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Liatris garberi   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Liatris garberi   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Laciniaria chlorolepis

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Laciniaria garberi

INCLUDING -
Laciniaria nashii

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3986

Forb
Perennial

Native: south Florida

Habitat: pine flatwoods, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate & basal

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Purplish-blue
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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