Family: Asteraceae, Aster view all from this family
Description Slender-stemmed plant, 2-4 1/2 ft. tall. Thin, coarsely toothed leaves. Flowers occur on the upper side of hairy stalks, which arch out and downward creating a vase-shaped flower cluster.
Flower August - October.
Flower August - October
Habitat Dry woods.
Range Nova Scotia to Florida, west to s.e. Minnesota, e. Kansas, and Texas.
Discussion This plant attracts butterflies.
Exposure Preference Sun.
Native Distribution Nova Scotia to Georgia, w. to s.e. Minnesota, e. Kansas & Texas
Site Preference Dry woods
Soil Preference Rocky soils.
Wildlife Value Attracts butterflies.