Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Needless to say, identification of the handful of Pityopsis species in NC is difficult, not helped by confusing taxonomy and continued shifting of names and taxa. Read more at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Chrysopsis graminifolia var. microcephala
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Smallhead Silkgrass, Grassleaf Goldenaster
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