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Townsendia hookeri

Townsendia hookeri Beaman

Hooker's Townsend Daisy

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 2 inches 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 , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun


USA: AK , CO , ID , MT , ND , NE , SD , UT , WY
Canada: AB , BC , SK , YT

Web Reference

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

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-05-17
Research By: CBR

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