Classification
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  • English
    • aster family
    • Sunflower Family
    • Daisy Family
  • French
    • Famille de la Marguerite
    • Composées
    • Astéracées
  • Korean
    • 국화과
  • German
    • Korbblütler
    • Korbblütengewächse
  • Belarusian
    • Астравыя
  • Russian
    • Астровые
  • Scientific Names
    • Asteraceae
    • Compositae
  • Spanish
    • Margaritas y parientes
    • Compuestas
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 菊科

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Asteraceae."

Recent observations

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Square

What

California Aster Corethrogyne filaginifolia

Observer

ccovella

Date

November 9, 2016 07:49 PM PST

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Square

What

California Sagebrush Artemisia californica

Observer

junyuan

Date

August 31, 2016 10:49 AM PDT

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What

Spiny Sow Thistle Sonchus asper

Date

December 5, 2016 01:40 PM PST

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Common Dandelion Taraxacum officinale

Date

December 5, 2016 01:32 PM PST

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What

California Mugwort Artemisia douglasiana

Observer

junyuan

Date

August 31, 2016 10:53 AM PDT

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Maltese Star-thistle Centaurea melitensis

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

December 3, 2016 02:13 PM PST

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Golden Yarrow Eriophyllum confertiflorum

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

December 3, 2016 02:27 PM PST

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California Sagebrush Artemisia californica

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

December 3, 2016 03:32 PM PST

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Cliff Aster Malacothrix saxatilis

Observer

ccovella

Date

November 9, 2016 07:45 PM PST

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common yarrow Achillea millefolium

Date

December 5, 2016 01:47 PM PST

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Frostweed Verbesina virginica

Date

December 8, 2016 01:09 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

aster family Family Asteraceae

Observer

morgasaurusrex

Date

October 18, 2016 05:16 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...

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