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Liatris acidota
sharp blazing star Aster Family
Liatris acidota Asteraceae
common names
  sharp blazing star
  sharp gayfeather
  Gulf Coast gayfeather
accepted scientific name
  Liatris acidota Engelm. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Liatris acidota (105)
family name
Image Author: ©2007 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
New Mexico Flora (3)
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Native Plant Status
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