dcsimg
Biodiversity Heritage Library   cc-by

Baccharis halimifolia (Eastern Baccharis) is a species of shrub in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are listed as threatened by COSEWIC. They are native to New York, Oklahoma, Maryland, New Jersey, Mississippi, Massachusetts, Florida, Nova Scotia, The Contiguous United States, Texas, North America, District Of Columbia, Caribbean Islands, Pennsylvania, Northern America, Eastern North America, Georgia, Delaware, Rhode Island, North Carolina, South Carolina, Arkansas, Virginia, Alabama, Louisiana, Connecticut, Mexico, United States, Jamaica, and The Neotropics. They have simple, broad leaves, white flowers, and achene. Flowers are visited by Colletes nudus, Augochloropsis metallica, Agapostemon splendens, and Lasioglossum nymphale. Individuals can grow to 10 feet.

show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
show all records
  • 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
show all records

EOL has data for 74 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of eastern baccharis. View this species on GBIF