Townsendia grandiflora Nutt.
Large-flower townsend-daisy, Largeflower Townsend daisy
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: TOGR
Biennial or short-lived perennial with short stems and narrow, gray-green, pubescent leaves. A large, solitary flower head at the end of the stems is composed of numerous white to pinkish petals surrounding a yellow center. Total height is 4 inches.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun
DistributionUSA: CO , NE , NM , SD , WY
Native Distribution: W. and c. Great Plains
Native Habitat: Dry prairies, eroded clay banks
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Description: Various dry soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
PropagationDescription: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Townsendia grandiflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Townsendia grandiflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff