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Symphyotrichum elliottii

Symphyotrichum elliottii (Torr. & A. Gray) G.L. Nesom

Marsh American-aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Aster elliottii, Aster puniceus ssp. elliottii, Aster puniceus var. elliottii, Symphyotrichum elliotii

USDA Symbol: SYEL2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Yellow , Brown
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , WA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: OBL OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-07-02
Research By: SET

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