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King's aster
Herrickia kingii
King's aster Aster Family
Herrickia kingii Asteraceae
common name
  King's aster
accepted scientific name
  Herrickia kingii (D.C. Eaton) Brouillet, Urbatsch & R.P. Roberts
rules for finding collection records
  Aster kingii (68)
  Herrickia kingii (10)
  Machaeranthera kingii (10)
  Tonestus kingii (24)
family name
Image Author: ©2016 Andrey Zharkikh
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.7 inches
Number of ray petals: 13 to 28
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of July thru end of September

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (23)
SEINet (1)
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Native Plant Status
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