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Arnica acaulis (Walt.) B.S.P.
Synonyms: Doronicum acaule
USDA Symbol: ARAC3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
The daisy-like flower heads, with yellow ray and disk flowers, occur at the top of stout, 2 ft., whitish stems. The majority of the leaves are basal and are broad and coarsely hairy.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Root Type: Tap Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
AL , DC , DE , FL , GA , MD , NC , NJ , PA , SC , VA Native Distribution:
PA & MD to GA Native Habitat:
Open, sandy pinelands; clearings; thickets USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Cold Tolerant: yes
Soil Description: Sandy soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
- Johnstown, PA
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff