Samiksha Jaiswal

Erigeron peregrinus

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Kingdom  Plantae
Tribe  Astereae
Scientific name  Erigeron peregrinus
Rank  Species
Order  Asterales
Genus  Erigeron
Higher classification  Fleabane
Erigeron peregrinus Erigeron peregrinus ssp callianthemus North American Rock Garden
Similar  Fleabane, Daisy family, Erigeron coulteri, Erigeron lonchophyllus, Erigeron eatonii

Subalpine fleabane subalpine daisy erigeron peregrinus


Erigeron peregrinus is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common name wandering fleabane.

Erigeron peregrinus Foreign Erigeron Peregrine Fleabane Subalpine Daisy Subalpine

Erigeron peregrinus is native to northwestern North America from Alaska to Oregon. Some populations from farther south (California, Colorado, etc.) were formerly considered as belonging to this species, but they have now either been moved to other taxa or recognized as distinct species.

Erigeron peregrinus Erigeron Peregrinus Timber Lake Trail Rocky Mountain National Park

Erigeron peregrinus is a perennial herb up to 70 centimeters (28 inches) in height, spreading by means of underground rhizomes. It has hairless to hairy leaves reaching up to 10 centimeters long at the base of the branching stem, getting smaller higher up on the stem. The plant usually produces only one flower head per stem, each with 30–80 blue, purple, pink, or white ray florets surrounding numerous disc florets.

Erigeron peregrinus Foreign Erigeron Peregrine Fleabane Subalpine Daisy Subalpine
Varieties
  • Erigeron peregrinus var. peregrinus - Alaska, Yukon, British Columbia, Alberta
  • Erigeron peregrinus var. thompsonii (S.F.Blake ex J.W. Thompson) Cronquist - Oregon, Washington

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    Erigeron peregrinus Erigeron peregrinus wandering daisy Wildflowers of the Pacific
    Erigeron peregrinus Erigeron peregrinus Subalpine fleabane Discover Life

    References

    Erigeron peregrinus Wikipedia


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