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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

Frost Weed


Location: N side of Canyon Lake at 880 Military Drive on Canyon Lake Island
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Plentiful on dry hills and along roadsides.

Description: Perennial 1-2 m tall, unbranched; leaves softly pubescent; 4-5 nallow wings run the length of stem but not reaching flower head. Ray and disk flowers are white.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Oct 2, 1994
Specimen number: 215

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0930
Accession Date: Oct 26, 1994
Accession Number: 72

Annotations: SCXXC (In flower)

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