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Vernonia angustifolia
tall ironweed Aster Family
Vernonia angustifolia Asteraceae
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common name
  tall ironweed
accepted scientific name
  Vernonia angustifolia Michx.
rules for finding collection records
  Vernonia angustifolia (646)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2013 Eleanor Dietrich
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 20
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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