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Hymenopappus scabiosaeus var. corymbosus
Hymenopappus scabiosaeus L'Hér. var. corymbosus (Torr. & A. Gray) B.L. Turner
Carolina Woollywhite, Old Plainsman
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Synonym(s): Hymenopappus corymbosus
USDA Symbol: hyscc
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Biennial
Size Notes: Up to about 5 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: AR , KS , NE , OK , TX
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0673 Collected Apr 4, 1992 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0763 Collected May 1, 1994 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
Web ReferenceWebref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Hymenopappus scabiosaeus var. corymbosus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hymenopappus scabiosaeus var. corymbosus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hymenopappus scabiosaeus var. corymbosus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-12-29
Research By: TWC Staff