Aster amellus L.

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Aster amellus L.
  • Common name : Michaelmas Daisy
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Garden plant
  • Key identification features : Leaves mostly radical, sessile, spathulate to oblanceolate. Heads in terminal corymbose panicles. Ray florets blue or purple; central florets yellow, tubular.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Native : North America
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India. pp.252
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. amellus. Downloaded on 6 December 2019.


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