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Dieteria asteroides v. glandulosa

Fall Tansy-aster

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf shape3: lanceolate to oblanceolate
leaf surface3: hairy
leaf margin3: entire or toothed
Flower color2: violet and yellow
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Machaeranthera asteroides v. glandulosa
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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