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Eurybia conspicua (Western showy aster)
Glase, Terry

Eurybia conspicua

Eurybia conspicua (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom

Western Showy Aster, Eastern Showy Aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Aster conspicuus

USDA Symbol: EUCO36

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

Eastern Showy Aster is a member of the family Asteraceae, which includes herbs, sometimes shrubs or vines, rarely trees, with simple or compound, alternate or opposite leaves. Flowers small, but organized into larger heads resembling a single, radially s


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Blue , Violet
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: ID , MT , OR , SD , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC , MB , SK , YT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-06-21
Research By: TWC Staff

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