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Digital Herbaria

Symphyotrichum drummondii var. texanum

Symphyotrichum drummondii (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom var. texanum (Burgess) G.L. Nesom

Drummond's Aster, Texas Aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Aster drummondii ssp. texanus

Texas aster


Location: N. side of Heurmann 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 lavender composite. Perennial, 12-15 in. tall. Wand-like stems, much-branched at top. Disc flowers dark purple, rays lavender.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Nov. 10, 1990
Specimen number: 68

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0101
Accession Date: Dec. 8, 1991
Accession Number: 9

Annotations: SCFXB

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