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Antennaria howellii Greene
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: ANHO
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Size Notes: Up to about 14 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Yellow , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: CA , CO , CT , DC , DE , IA , ID , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MT , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OR , PA , RI , SD , TN , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: AB , BC , MB , NB , NL , NS , NU , ON , PE , QC , SK , YT
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
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From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Natural Biodiversity - Johnstown, PA
Web ReferenceWebref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 26 - Minnesota Wildflowers: a field guide to the flora of Minnesota (2009)
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Antennaria howellii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Antennaria howellii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Antennaria howellii
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-11-18
Research By: TWC Staff