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Taxon: Symphyotrichum oblongifolium (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom

Genus: Symphyotrichum
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Astereae.
Nomen number: 434268
Place of publication: Phytologia 77:287. 1995 ("1994")
Name verified on: 16-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • aromatic aster   (Source: F GPlains [as Aster oblongifolius]) – English
  • oblong-leaf aster   (Source: Aster OK [as Aster oblongifolius]) – English
  • shalebarren aster   (Source: F WVa [as Aster oblongifolius]) – English
  • doftaster   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Allred, Kelly W. 2008. Flora Neomexicana I: The vascular plants of New Mexico, an annotated checklist to the names of vascular plants with synonymy and bibliography.
  • Jones, A. G. 1992. Aster & Brachyactis (Asteraceae) in Oklahoma. [= Aster oblongifolius].
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains. [= Aster oblongifolius].
  • Nesom, G. L. 1994. Review of the taxonomy of Aster sensu lato (Asteraceae: Astereae), emphasizing the New World species. Phytologia 77:287.
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. [= Aster oblongifolius].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Symphyotrichum oblongifolium (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?434268 (19 September 2014)

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