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Branched Blazing Star

Liatris cymosa (Nessel) Schumann

Liatris cymosa (Branched Blazing Star) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They are native to The Contiguous United States and North America. They have achenes. Flowers are visited by Physocephala texana, Regal Fritillary, Halictus, and Polites peckius.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of branched blazing star. View this species on GBIF