Symphyotrichum puniceum (Purplestem Aster) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to North America, Saint-Pierre Et Miquelon, The Americas, Eastern North America, The Contiguous United States, and Canada. They have simple, broad leaves and achene. Flowers are visited by Leonard's skipper, Monarch, Vanessa virginiensis, and Tricolored Bumble Bee. Individuals can grow to 2.5 m.
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