Taxon:Aster pilosus var. pilosus Willd. Family: Asteraceae
Nee, M. 22067
Verbatim Date: Oct. 5, 1981
United States, Wisconsin, Grant, Along Hwy 133, 2 mi. E of Cassville
42.70063921 -90.945923 +-285m.
T03N R05W sec27 SW4SE4;
Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Sandy soil of grassy roadside, old field and edges of cultivated corn field (Zea mays), with a mixture of weeds and native prairie species, Eupatorium altissimum, Lespedeza capitata, Mirabilis nyctaginea, Asclepias verticillata, Leptoloma cognatum,. Spartina pectinata and no. 22063 Tridens flavus (L.) Hitchc. (This species abundant on roadside and around edges of old field, this field now moslty planted to corn; not seen in nearby large alluvial gravel pit. This is the same colony collected Oct. 14, 1972 as Nee 5402.
Rays white, developing a very faint violet tinge as they age.