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Verbesina virginica

Verbesina virginica L.

Frostweed, White Crownbeard, Iceplant, Iceweed, Virginia Crownbeard, Indian Tobacco, Richweed, Squawweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: VEVI3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Verbesina virginica

Frostweed, Tickweed, Wild tobaco, White Crownbeard


Location: E side of Silicon Drive at Cookley Lane.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In semi-shade of Quercus virginiana. Rich soil.

Description: Tall perennial coarse plant w/large leaves. Flowers 1/2" dia, white in flat-topped clusters, terminal. Stems winged. Abundant. Fragrant.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Sept. 17, 1991
Specimen number: 123

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0133
Accession Date: Dec. 16, 19991
Accession Number: 12

Annotations: SCXXB

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