Vernonia texana (A. Gray) Small
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: VETE3
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Blooms rarely purplish.
DistributionUSA: AR , LA , MS , OK , TX
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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Native host plants for Painted Lady Butterfly
June 01, 2006
I am looking for host plants for the Painted Lady Butterfly that I can plant in my school's (I am a teacher) native plant/butterfly garden. As part of the curriculum, each spring the 1st grade raises...
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National Wetland Indicator Status
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Vernonia texana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Vernonia texana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Vernonia texana
MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-09-16
Research By: TWC Staff