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Xylorhiza cognata (Mecca woodyaster)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Xylorhiza cognata

Xylorhiza cognata (H.M. Hall) T.J. Watson

Mecca woodyaster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Aster cognatus, Aster standleyi, Machaeranthera cognata, Xylorhiza standleyi

USDA Symbol: XYCO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue , Violet
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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