Eurybia radula (Aiton) G.L. Nesom
Aster radula Aiton
Aster radula Aiton var. strictus (Pursh) A. Gray
Aster strictus Pursh non Poir.
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Asteridae||A large class that encompasses asters|
|Order||Asterales||Flowering plants with a central disk flower and surrounding petals, like daisies|
|Family||Asteraceae||The aster family, which also includes daisies and sunflowers; from the Greek ἀστήρ, “star,” for the star-shaped flowers|
|Genus||Eurybia||From the Greek eurybies or eurybia, “far and wide, wide spreading”|
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Eurybia radula description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 4 Oct 2013.
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9/28/2013 · Wild Gardens of Acadia, Acadia Naitonal Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 9 × 8" (23 × 19 cm)
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