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Chrysopsis gossypina
cottony goldenaster Aster Family
Chrysopsis gossypina Asteraceae
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common name
  cottony goldenaster
accepted scientific name
  Chrysopsis gossypina (Michx.) Elliot
rules for finding collection records
  Chrysopsis gossypina
  Chrysopsis hyssopifolia
  Heterotheca gossypina
  Heterotheca trichophylla
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2011 Alan Cressler
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .8 to 1.2 inches
Number of ray petals: 16 to 30
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 1st week of December

How Likely at this Location (21%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found

Disturbed
Forest
Sand
Riparian
Grassland
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