Digital Herbaria

Symphyotrichum subulatum

Symphyotrichum subulatum (Michx.) G.L. Nesom

Baby's breath aster, Annual Aster, Eastern annual saltmarsh aster, Blackland aster, Hierba del Marrano

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: SYSU5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
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Specimen & Label Data

Aster subulatus

Hierba del Marrano


Location: 880 Military Drive, on Canyon Lake Island.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Plentiful near edge of lake in open, grassy area.

Description: Annual, to 6.5 dm tall. Leaves linear, subulate, rarely serrate, mostly 1-10 cm long, much reduced toward top of plant; involucres turbinate. Disk flowers yellow, petals white tinged with purple.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Oct 4, 1995
Specimen number: 228

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1061
Accession Date: Oct 24, 1995
Accession Number: 87

Annotations: SCFRC (In flower & fruit)

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