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Liatris acidota

Liatris acidota Engelm. & A. Gray

Sharp Blazing Star, Sharp Gayfeather, Sharp Liatris

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


Liatris acidota (Sharp blazing star) #37144

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: Waller
County: Waller
State: TX
Location Notes: Katy Prairie Indiangrass Preserve.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0761.JPG
Slide Index: 070309-049.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Inflorescence; star-shaped flowers bloom from the top down; phyllaries around each flower head lie flat rather than curving outward. Shown with Brownseed paspalum (Paspalum plicatulum) stripped of its seed.
Date Taken: 2009-07-03
NPIN Image Id: 37144

Image Verification

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

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