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Digital Herbaria

Heterotheca canescens

Heterotheca canescens (DC.) Shinners

Gray Golden-aster, Hoary False Goldenaster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: HECA8
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Heterotheca canescens

Gray Golden Aster


Location: N. side of Huermann Rd., 2 mi E of Babcock Rd.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun; gravelly soil. Dry, well drained. East exposure. Roadside. Semi-abundant

Description: Flower a yellow composite. Perennial, to 30 in tall. Leaves surfaced, to 3 in long, broadly lanceolate. Stems maroon.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Nov. 10, 1990
Specimen number: 67

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0100
Accession Date: Dec. 8, 1991
Accession Number: 9

Annotations: SCFXB Heterotheca subaxillaris var. latifolia (Buckl.) Ghandi & Thomas. Ref. Hatch, Ghandi, & Brown, Bulletin MP-1655, July 1990. Harry Cliffe, Sep. 2, 1993

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