Erigeron acris subsp. pelitus (E. Fries) Schinz & Keller
FamilyCompositae — APG family: Asteraceae
SynonymsErigeron angulosus var. kamtschaticus (DC.) Hara, Erigeron acre var. asteroides (Andrz.) DC., Erigeron elongatus Ledeb., Erigeron politus E. Fries
DescriptionStem erect, stout, with elongate, thyrsoid or corymbiform panicle; leaves ob- lanceolate to linear-lanceolate, ciliolate; heads mostly several on spreading-ascend- ing peduncles; involucral bracts long-attenuate, sparsely hispid, viscid or nearly glabrous; ligules lilac; ring of tubular pistillate flowers between the ligulate mar- ginal and the perfect central flowers.
EcologySpruce forests, sandy soil. Described from Scandinavia.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.