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Calycoseris wrightii (White tackstem)
Anderson, Wynn

Calycoseris wrightii

Calycoseris wrightii A. Gray

White Tackstem

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

The species name of this plant is for Charles Wright, 1811-1885, world-wide botanical collector but mainly in Texas (1837-1952), Cuba and his native Connecticut.


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX , UT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2021-03-30
Research By: TWC Staff

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