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Symphyotrichum pratense

Symphyotrichum pratense (Raf.) G.L. Nesom

Barrens Silky Aster, Meadow Aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: SYPR7

Symphyotrichum pratense (Barrens silky aster) #37007

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: Katy
County: Harris
State: TX
Location Notes: Katy Prairie Conservancy; salt barrens on Warren Ranch.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0624.JPG
Slide Index: 110909-205.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close-up of a capitulum entering anthesis; disk flowers, ray flowers, and an unidentified insect larva.
Date Taken: 2009-11-09
NPIN Image Id: 37007

Image Verification

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

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