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northern bog aster
Symphyotrichum boreale
northern bog aster Aster Family
Symphyotrichum boreale Asteraceae
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common names
  northern bog aster
  rush aster
accepted scientific name
  Symphyotrichum boreale (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Löve & D. Löve
rules for finding collection records
  Aster borealis (350)
  Aster junciformis (117)
  Symphyotrichum boreale (854)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2009 Corey Raimond
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.2 to 2.0 inches
Number of ray petals: 20 to 50
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of July thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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