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charming woodyaster
Xylorhiza venusta
charming woodyaster Aster Family
Xylorhiza venusta Asteraceae
common names
  charming woodyaster
  Cisco woodyaster
accepted scientific name
  Xylorhiza venusta (M.E. Jones) A. Heller
rules for finding collection records
  Aster venustus (9)
  Machaeranthera venusta (89)
  Xylorhiza venusta (267)
family name
Image Author: James L. Reveal
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.8 to 3.6 inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 36
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru end of June

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Links to Plant Photos
J. Reveal (18)
Wikimedia Commons (13)
Adam Schneider (1)
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