Symphyotrichum ericoides (L.) G.L.Nesom
Family: Asteraceae
heath aster,  more...
[Aster ericoides L.]
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Etymology: Aster: from the Greek aster, "a star," describing the radiate heads of the flowers
Plants: erect, perennial, 6"-36" tall, hairy forb; colony-forming, creeping rhizomes
Leaves: many, linear, less than 1/4" wide, stalkless
Flowers: head 1/2"-1" wide with 8-20 white rays; inflorescence a dense cluster of many heads mostly on one side of curving, widely-spaced branches; blooms Aug.-Oct.
Fruits: dry seed with lines of hairs
Habitat: full sun; dry to moderate moisture; meadows, prairies; in sandy, loamy soil
Conservation Status: Native
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Merel R. Black  
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Merel R. Black  
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Merel R. Black  
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Merel R. Black  
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Theodore S. Cochrane  
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Kenneth J. Sytsma  
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Thomas Givnish  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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