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Ionactis alpina
lava aster Aster Family
Ionactis alpina Asteraceae
common names
  lava aster
  crag aster
accepted scientific name
  Ionactis alpina (Nutt.) Greene
rules for finding collection records
  Aster scopulorum (180)
  Ionactis alpina (346)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Matt Lavin
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .8 to 1.2 inches
Number of ray petals: 8 to 16
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru end of July

How Likely at this Location (21%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
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Wikimedia Commons (10)
Paul Slichter (5)
G.D.Carr (9)
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