Boltonia asteroides var. recognita (Fernald & Griscom) Cronquist
Family: Asteraceae
false aster, white doll's-daisy
[Boltonia latisquama var. microcephala A.Gray,  more...]
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Robert Bierman  
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Botanical Illustration  
Etymology: Boltonia: for James Bolton, English botanist of the 18th century
Plants: perennial, 2'-4' tall forb
Leaves: widely linear to lance-like, getting smaller toward the top
Flowers: disk up to 1/3" wide, many white to pink rays 1/3" - 1/2" long, bracts (phyllaries) usually linear; inflorescence with up to 25 heads in branched, roundish-topped clusters; blooms July-Sept.
Fruits: dry seed with a winged margin
Habitat: full to partial sun; dry to wet; in sandy, loamy soil
Conservation Status: Native
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Botanical Illustration  
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image
Boltonia asteroides var. recognita image