BAHAMAN ASTER (Symphyotrichum bahamense)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: BAHAMAN ASTER (Symphyotrichum bahamense)

Annual,Biennial; Tall (5 foot), spindly, delicate. Tiny flowers born on the ends of long thin branches,

Learn: http://www.phytoneuron.net/2013Phytoneuron/14PhytoN-LaMissRecords.pdf

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

Where does it grow in Florida? http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=4231

specimen: http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/img/specimens/USF/134433.jpg

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