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prairie ironweed
Vernonia fasciculata
prairie ironweed Aster Family
Vernonia fasciculata Asteraceae
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common names
  prairie ironweed
  western ironweed
  smooth ironweed
accepted scientific name
  Vernonia fasciculata Michx.
rules for finding collection records
  Vernonia fasciculata (1412)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2013 Dan Mullen
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of June thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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