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Liatris bracteata

Liatris bracteata Gaiser

Bracted Blazing Star, Bracted Gayfeather, Bracted Liatris

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


Liatris bracteata (Bracted blazing star) #36978

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: La Marque
County: Galveston
State: TX
Location Notes: Native Coastal Prairie.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0595.JPG
Slide Index: 101009-125.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Close-up (macro) - side view of a developing capitulum. Red pappi are not as long as the florets and pollen grains are visible. The florets are different sizes and flower centripetally, the outer florets opening before the inner ones.
Date Taken: 2009-10-10
NPIN Image Id: 36978

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2013-12-05

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