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Digital Herbaria

Symphyotrichum ericoides var. ericoides

Symphyotrichum ericoides (L.) G.L. Nesom var. ericoides

White Heath Aster, Heath Aster, White Aster, White Prairie Aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Aster ericoides

Heath Aster


Location: South of the walking path in fenceline of the stables, SE of Thornhurst Drive, Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Semi-shade, nominal moisture. Among various Poaceae.

Description: Rhizomatous perennial. Much branched. The many arching primary branches bearing numerous, very short head bearing branchlets. Rays several, always white.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Oct 12, 1994
Specimen number: 710

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1121
Accession Date: Feb 28, 1998
Accession Number: 104

Annotations: SCXXB (In flower)

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