Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Daisy Fleabane at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Daisy Fleabane, Annual Fleabane
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Flower heads 1/2 to 3/4" wide with 50 or many more white rays, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
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Stems solid, 0.4-1.5m tall, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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May Spartanburg County SC
Coarsely toothed cauline leaves > 3/8" wide, sessile but not clasping, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
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May Greenville County SC
Plant more leafy & flowers larger than E. strigosus; petals up to 10mm long, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.
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August Transylvania County NC
DuPont State Forest
Stems sparsely piloso-hispid (hairs spreading), sometimes strigose distally, per Flora of North America.
Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Habitat: Roadsides, disturbed areas, gardens, per Weakley's Flora
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Alternate (basal leaves usually absent or withered at flowering)
Flower heads with 80-125 ray flowers
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses p064
- Newcomb's Wildflower Guide p382
- Southern Appalachian Wildflowers p026
- Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast p183
- Wildflowers of the Eastern United States p116
- Wildflowers in the Field and Forest p290
- Wild Flowers of NC, 2nd edition p262
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p293
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians p341
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p214