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Philadelphia Fleabane

Erigeron philadelphicus L.

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Erigeron philadelphicus (Philadelphia Fleabane) is a species of biennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves, white flowers, and achenes. Flowers are visited by Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Chalcosyrphus piger, Grapeleaf Skeletonizer, and Toxomerus geminatus. Individuals can grow to 2.8 feet.

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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 Philadelphia fleabane. View this species on GBIF