Panicled Aster
Panicled Aster
Aster simplex or lanceolatus
Sunflower or Composite Family -
Flowerheads (3/4 to 1 inch wide) composed of 20 to 40 white (occasionally slightly violet tinged) ray flowers surrounding a yellow to reddish-brown central disk.
A tall, erect plant with the flowerheads in loose clusters at the ends of branching stems.
Leaves narrow, sharply pointed, alternate and sharply toothed. (Photographed - August)
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