Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


531

Forb
Winter annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

Look for it on roadsides, in disturbed areas, open woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: White/Lavender/Blue
Disc: Yellow/Yellowish
Flower heads with 50-100 ray flowers
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus   FAMILY Asteraceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-44-005:
Erigeron strigosus   FAMILY Asteraceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Erigeron strigosus var. beyrichii

 

COMMON NAME:
Daisy Fleabane, Common Rough Fleabane, Prairie Fleabane, Slender Daisy Fleabane