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  • German
    • Korbblütler
    • Korbblütengewächse
  • French
    • Composées
    • Famille de la Marguerite
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    • Астровые
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    • Астравыя
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    • Asteraceae
    • Compositae
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    • Sunflower Family
    • Daisy family
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    • Margaritas y parientes
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    • 菊科

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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 12, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

pale purple coneflower Echinacea pallida

Observer

jblinde

Date

May 27, 2016 04:52 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

common yarrow Achillea millefolium

Observer

chlorophilia

Date

May 13, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Dandelion Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale

Observer

mconner37

Date

May 27, 2016 05:16 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Smooth Golden Fleece Urospermum dalechampii

Observer

finrod

Date

May 18, 2016

Description

260 m asl, many in flower

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

common yarrow Achillea millefolium

Observer

chlorophilia

Date

May 10, 2016

Description

Achillea millefolium var. lanulosa is also reported for Galiano, but I believe one needs to get a closer look to recognize the variation... and that, at this location, would be very dangerous indeed!

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 11, 2016

Place

Jerusalem (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Nodding-Thistle Carduus nutans ssp. macrocephalus

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

May 21, 2016

Description

This is described as ssp. macrocephalus in the N-C Flora, although "McGregor (198g) questioned the validity of distinguishing subspecies."

Note the nodding flower heads, the wide phyllaries, and the winged stems.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oregon sunshine Eriophyllum lanatum var. integrifolium

Observer

chlorophilia

Date

May 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Pineapple Weed Matricaria discoidea

Observer

sarahnwilson

Date

May 26, 2016 04:25 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Date

May 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Wavyleaf Purple Coneflower Echinacea simulata

Observer

trichomanes

Date

May 27, 2016 09:20 AM 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...

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