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Short Rayed Alkali Aster

Symphyotrichum frondosum (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom

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Symphyotrichum frondosum (Short Rayed Alkali Aster) is a species of annual herb in the family Asteraceae. They are listed as endangered by COSEWIC. They are native to Canada, The Contiguous United States, and The Americas. They have achenes.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of short-rayed alkali aster. View this species on GBIF