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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Asteraceae."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bull Thistle Cirsium vulgare

Observer

bcal003

Date

September 1, 2015 04:38 PM NZST

Description

This is in the weedy section at the top of Jacaob's Ladder. Too early for flower buds, Cutty grass is all around.

Photos / Sounds

What

Thistles Genus Cirsium

Observer

nationat

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

avocat

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

common sagebrush Artemisia tridentata

Observer

bbunny

Date

August 30, 2015 04:58 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pineapple Weed Matricaria discoidea

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

March 15, 2015 12:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California brickellbush Brickellia californica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2015 10:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California brickellbush Brickellia californica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pitgland tarweed Holocarpha virgata

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2015 11:07 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

san diego marsh-elder Iva hayesiana

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2015 11:08 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Two-color Rabbit Tobacco Pseudognaphalium biolettii

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 2, 2015 10:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

grassy tarweed Madia gracilis

Observer

direbecca

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Q-tips Micropus californicus

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

April 17, 2015 12:14 PM PDT

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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.