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  • English
    • Michaelmas Daisy
    • New England aster
    • Hairy Michaelmas-daisy
  • Scientific Names
    • Symphyotrichum novae-angliae
    • Aster novae-angliae
    • Lasallea novae-angliae
    • Virgulus novae-angliae
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • SYMNOV

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Recent observations

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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erikamitchell

Date

September 9, 2010 02:31 PM EDT

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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erikamitchell

Date

September 6, 2007 09:58 AM EDT

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New England Aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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maltenberger

Date

October 8, 2014

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Bombus ternarius Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2013 01:35 PM EDT

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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taogirl

Date

September 26, 2014

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New England Aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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marvelliott

Date

October 15, 2014

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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hallfourthgrade

Date

October 10, 2014 10:33 AM EDT

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

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maractwin

Date

October 8, 2014 02:13 PM EDT

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New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae) Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Date

October 8, 2014 10:34 AM EDT

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New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Observer

vgorener

Date

October 2, 2014

Description

Astereceae family, common herbaceous perennial, native, up to 4' tall, central stem and side branches are covered with short white hairs, leaves alternate and are up to 4" long and 1" wide, leaves are lanceolate or oblong, pubescent, and clasp the stem at the base of each leaf, clusters of composite flowers occur at the ends of the upper stems, consists of numerous gold or yellow disk florets surrounded by 30 or more ray florets that are purple, lavender, or light pink.

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Observer

omegadan01

Date

September 30, 2014

Description

Dixon Prairie,
Chicago Botanic Garden.

Herbaceous, 1 m tall. Hairy leaves, hairy stalks. Flowers are aster-like, with purple rays and yellow centers.

Common.

Flowers present.

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What

New England aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae

Observer

susanelliott

Date

October 6, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae (L.) G L Nesom. (formerly Aster novae-angliae L.), commonly known as the New England Aster or Michaelmas Daisy, is a flowering herbaceous perennial plant in the Asteraceae family. It is native to almost every area in North America east of the Rocky Mountains, but excluding the far north of Canada as well as some of the southern United States. Symphyotrichum novae-angliae was introduced to Europe in 1710; a common garden escape, it has naturalized

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.