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Silphium compositum

Silphium compositum Michx.

Kidney-leaf Rosinweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: SICO5



Silphium compositum (Kidney-leaf rosinweed) #59034

Image Information

Photographer: Stuart, Will
City: Hoffman
County: Richmond
State: NC
Location Notes: North Carolina Sandhills Game Lands, Block A.
Accession date: 2017-12-20
Filename: WCS_IMG0128.JPG
Slide Index: Silphium_compositum_20160912_0093
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close-up of a radiate capitulum with nectaring bee flies, Poecilognathus sp.. Photographer's note: "Flower heads in small groups with ray flowers few in number, often 5-10. One flower per group blooms at a time giving the overall plant a somewhat sparse appearance. "
Date Taken: 2016-09-12
NPIN Image Id: 59034

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: JAM
Date: 2017-12-15

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