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Brickellia greenei

Brickellia greenei A. Gray

Greene's Brickellbush, Greene Brickellbush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: BRGR2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 20 inches 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 , Yellow , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: No ray florets present, only disc florets.



National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

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

Additional resources

USDA: Find Brickellia greenei in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Brickellia greenei in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Brickellia greenei


Record Modified: 2018-12-03
Research By: JAM

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