Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners var. villosa image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Asteraceae
Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners var. villosa
hairy golden aster
Heterotheca: derived from Greek heteros, "different," and theke, "ovary," from the unlike achenes of the ray and disk florets
villosa: Latin for "with hairs"
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial forb

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Amellus villosus Pursh
Chrysopsis mollis Nutt.
Chrysopsis villosa (Pursh) Nutt.
Chrysopsis villosa (Pursh) Nutt. var. villosa

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