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Palafoxia feayi (Feay's palafox)
Cressler, Alan

Palafoxia feayi

Palafoxia feayi A. Gray

Feay's Palafox

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall, often shorter.
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 , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov



Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Research Literature

Reslit 615 - Allelopathic effects of Ceratiola ericoides (Empetraceae) on germination and survival of six Florida scrub species (2008) R. E. Hewitt and E. S. Menges
Reslit 2603 - Systematics of Palafoxia (Asteraceae: Helenieae) (1976) B. L. Turner, M. I. Morris
Reslit 2604 - Allelopathic effects and root distribution of Ceratiola ericoides (Empetraceae) on seven rosemary scrub species (2002) M. E. Hunter, E. S. Menges
Reslit 2605 - Post-fire growth strategies of resprouting Florida scrub vegetation (2011) A. J. Maguire, E. S. Menges
Reslit 2607 - Impact of Urbanization on Tri-Trophic Interactions in an Endemic Scrub Community (2009) S. E. Sumoski, A. J. Johncox, D. M. Althoff, K. A....
Reslit 2609 - Carbohydrate storage in five resprouting Florida scrub plants across a fire chronosequence (2006) J. M. Olano, E. S. Menges, E. Martinez

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-12-30
Research By: DEW

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