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Suisun Marsh aster
Symphyotrichum lentum
Suisun Marsh aster Aster Family
Symphyotrichum lentum Asteraceae
common name
  Suisun Marsh aster
accepted scientific name
  Symphyotrichum lentum (Greene) G.L. Nesom
rules for finding collection records
  Aster chilensis lentus (1)
  Aster lentus (29)
  Aster sonomensis (7)
  Symphyotrichum lentum (110)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Doug Wirtz
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.4 inches
Number of ray petals: 20 to 45
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru end of November

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (50)
Wikimedia Commons (3)
SEINet (1)
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Salt Marsh
Native Plant Status
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