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Symphyotrichum porteri (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom
United States, Colorado, Jefferson, Plants of Jefferson County Open Space. Ranson/Edwards Homestead Open Space Park, high plains above Rocky Flats, 1.7 mi W on Colorado Hwy 72 from Colorado Hwy 93, 1.6 mi N on Plainview Rd, then 210 m SW on slope above the rd and near a small group of Ponderosa pines. 39.8918°N 105.2679°W WGS 1984, elev 1997 m. Collected by permit: Jefferson County Open Space 2017, issued 1 March 2017 to Tom Schweich.
39.8918 -105.2679 WGS 1984
Glabrous throughout, leaves and phyllaries with a white spinulose tip, ray flowers white. Growing with coll. no. 1771, Symphyotrichum ericoides.
elev 1997 m
Gift from Tom Schweich 2019; Wild: native/naturalized