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Chrysopsis gossypina ssp. cruiseana

Chrysopsis gossypina (Michx.) Elliott ssp. cruiseana (Dress) Semple

Cottony Goldenaster, Cruise’s Goldenaster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Chrysopsis cruiseana, Heterotheca cruiseana

USDA Symbol: CHGOC

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
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: Yellow
Bloom Time: Oct , Nov , Dec

Distribution

USA: AL , FL , SC

Web Reference

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

Additional resources

USDA: Find Chrysopsis gossypina ssp. cruiseana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Chrysopsis gossypina ssp. cruiseana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Chrysopsis gossypina ssp. cruiseana

Metadata

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

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