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Tetraneuris herbacea (Eastern fournerved daisy)
Smith, R.W.

Tetraneuris herbacea

Tetraneuris herbacea Greene

Eastern Fournerved Daisy, Bitterweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Actinea herbacea, Hymenoxys acaulis var. glabra, Hymenoxys herbacea

USDA Symbol: TEHE4

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

Listed as a threatened species. Found only on Bruce Peninsula and Manitoulin Island. Listed as endangered in Michigan and Ohio.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


Canada: ON
Native Habitat: Alvar,Rocky Bluff

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist


Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 12 - Great Lakes Ecological Assessment: Threatened, Endangered, or Sensitive Species (2012) USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-04-16
Research By: JAM

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