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little ironweed
Cyanthillium cinereum
Cyanthillium cinereum
little ironweed Aster Family
Cyanthillium cinereum Asteraceae
common name
  little ironweed
accepted scientific name
  Cyanthillium cinereum (L.) H. Rob.
rules for finding collection records
  Cyanthillium cinereum (87)
  Vernonia cinerea (1)
family name
  • Asteraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to tropical Africa and to tropical Asia

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Cyanthillium cinereum   (L.) H. Rob.   (TSN: 2743180, Index: 1092)

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