FloraFinder.org
Home   About Us   Want to Help?   FAQ  
Searching   Image Use Biblio

Vernonia

 

 

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderAsteralesFlowering plants with a central disk flower and surrounding petals, like daisies
FamilyAsteraceaeThe aster family, which also includes daisies and sunflowers; from the Greek ἀστήρ, “star,” for the star-shaped flowers
GenusVernoniaNamed for the English botanist William Vernon, d. 1711

About plant names...

[An article has not been written yet.]

Vernonia description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 11 Oct 2018.

© FloraFinder.org. All rights reserved.


 

Vernonia

Ironweed (Vernonia) · 9/14/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 15 × 10" (39 × 26 cm) Species not yet identified

Vernonia

Ironweed (Vernonia) · 9/14/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm) Species not yet identified

Vernonia

Ironweed (Vernonia) · 9/14/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 6 × 4" (15 × 10 cm) Species not yet identified