North Carolina Wildflowers

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Asteraceae (Compositae) > Erigeron (fleabane)

Robin's Plantain (Erigeron pulchellus) Robin's Plantain (Erigeron pulchellus)
Clay Co., NC
21 May 2005

Common in the western half of NC and uncommon in the eastern half, Robin's Plantain grows along roadsides and trails and in a variety of habitats.


unidentified fleabane
Person Co., NC
13 June 2006
same as above
Person Co., NC
13 June 2006
same as above
Person Co., NC
13 June 2006


Annotated habitat and distribution information listed above is from Radford, Ahles, & Bell. 1968. Manual of the Vascular Flora of the Carolinas. UNC Press; and from personal observations and discussions with Will Cook, Harry LeGrand, and Bob Wilbur. Common names from personal experience and supplemented by the following resources USDA plants website, Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and NatureServe.


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