OAKLEAF FLEABANE (Erigeron quercifolius)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: OAKLEAF FLEABANE (Erigeron quercifolius)

Good for pollinators. I’m not sure who the little fellas are that are enjoying these particular flowers.

Ethnobotany: It is said that if you burn the foliage, that it chases away fleas and other pests.

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/erigeron-quercifolius

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Erigeron

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