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

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Recent observations

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What

Tocalote Centaurea melitensis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

May 24, 2015 09:16 PM PDT

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Square

Observer

alderash

Date

September 26, 2009 11:10 AM CEST

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Square

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

May 28, 2015 07:31 AM PDT

Description

Skelleton Plant (Lygodesmia grandiflora, var dianthopsis).

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Square

Observer

alderash

Date

August 30, 2009 11:38 AM CEST

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What

Green-and-gold Chrysogonum virginianum

Observer

timbir5

Date

May 26, 2015 11:20 AM EDT

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Square

What

purple coneflower, Echinacea purpurea Echinacea purpurea

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 29, 2015 11:15 AM EDT

Description

Prior to bloom...

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Square

What

Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 29, 2015 11:14 AM EDT

Description

Oxeye Daisy has begun blooming.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

Local name = basketflower. Great pollinator. New scientific name: Plectocephalus americanus.

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Square

What

Iva annua

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

Local name = Sumpweed. Common "weed" in damp areas.

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What

Oregon sunshine Eriophyllum lanatum var. integrifolium

Observer

kaitlin

Date

May 23, 2015 09:52 AM PDT

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What

Wall Lettuce Mycelis muralis

Observer

majo00

Date

May 17, 2015

Description

In the wild.

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What

New Zealand groundsel Senecio minimus

Observer

majo00

Date

May 17, 2015

Description

In the wild.

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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.