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

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Recent observations

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What

Wall Lettuce Mycelis muralis

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 3, 2015 10:02 AM EDT

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What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

sekihiker

Date

June 25, 2015 10:09 AM PDT

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Square

What

Black-eyed-Susan Rudbeckia hirta

Observer

wonder_al

Date

July 3, 2015 03:51 PM CDT

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What

Oregon sunshine Eriophyllum lanatum var. integrifolium

Observer

sekihiker

Date

June 25, 2015 08:11 AM PDT

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Yellow Starthistle Centaurea solstitialis

Observer

richardwasson

Date

July 3, 2015

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Observer

anna-0

Date

October 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Rough-stem aster has coarse, stiff hairs on the mid-stem, clasping (and ear-lobed shaped) leaf bases on the midstem, and recurved phyllaries (the leaf-like structures under the flower head).

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Square

Observer

artemis224

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

annemirdl

Date

June 21, 2015

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What

Indian Blanket Gaillardia pulchella

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 3, 2015 01:19 PM CDT

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Square

What

wooly cudweed Pseudognaphalium stramineum

Observer

dgreenberger

Date

June 24, 2015 02:34 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

sekihiker

Date

June 25, 2015 07:53 AM PDT

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What

Spanish-needles Bidens bipinnata

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

June 30, 2015
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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.