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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 菊科
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    • Asteraceae
    • Compositae
  • English
    • Sunflower Family
    • Daisy family
  • Spanish
    • Margaritas y parientes
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Recent observations

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Square

Date

March 27, 2015 12:34 PM CST

Description

Gnaphalium semiamplexicaule

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gnaphalium liebmannii Pseudognaphalium liebmannii

Date

March 27, 2015 12:27 PM CST

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Square

Observer

claudiavieira

Date

April 21, 2015 02:28 PM PDT

Description

On bluff above ocean.

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Square

Observer

jakob

Date

September 15, 2009 01:40 PM CEST

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No photos or sounds

What

arrowleaf balsamroot (Balsamorhiza sagittata) Balsamorhiza sagittata

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msieges

Date

April 19, 2015 03:07 PM MDT

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What

Edelweiss Leontopodium alpinum

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jakob

Date

September 15, 2009 03:17 PM CEST

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No photos or sounds

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longwell

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the past

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longwell

Date

the past

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longwell

Date

the past

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California chicory Rafinesquia californica

Observer

longwell

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

What

Butterweed Packera glabella

Observer

ebridges

Date

April 21, 2015 03:34 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Asteraceae or Compositae (commonly referred to as the aster, daisy, or sunflower family) is an exceedingly large and widespread family of Angiospermae. The group has more than 23,000 currently accepted species, spread across 1,620 genera (list) and 12 subfamilies. In terms of numbers of species, Asteraceae is rivaled only by Orchidaceae. (Which of the two families is actually larger is unclear, owing to uncertainty about exactly how many species exist in each family). The main feature...

No range data available.