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Chaptalia tomentosa (Woolly sunbonnets)
Dunatchik, David

Chaptalia tomentosa

Chaptalia tomentosa Vent.

Woolly sunbonnets

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: chto

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Obovate
Leaf Margin: Denticulate
Fruit Type: Achene
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: pinkish back petals

Distribution

USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TX

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

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:

Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Additional resources

USDA: Find Chaptalia tomentosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Chaptalia tomentosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Chaptalia tomentosa

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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