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Boltonia asteroides var. latisquama

Boltonia asteroides (L.) L'Hér. var. latisquama (A. Gray) Cronquist

White Doll's Daisy, False Aster, Asterlike Boltonia

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Boltonia latisquama


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow , Purple
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep


USA: AR , CT , IA , KS , MA , ME , MN , MO , ND , NE , OK , RI , SD , VT , WI

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Boltonia asteroides var. latisquama in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Boltonia asteroides var. latisquama in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Boltonia asteroides var. latisquama


Record Modified: 2018-12-11
Research By: CBR

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