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Eurybia saxicastellii

Eurybia saxicastellii (J.J.N. Campbell & M. Medley) G.L. Nesom

Rockcastle Aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Aster saxicastellii

USDA Symbol: EUSA15

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 4 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 , Blue
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov



Web Reference

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

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-02-26
Research By: CBR

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