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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Erigeron vernus (L.) Torr. & Grey
Early whitetop fleabane

Erigeron vernus
Copyright by: Chuck McCartney

Family: Asteraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States.


Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

Comments: For more images, click on the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants link below.

FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Recorded as Present in Error

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: A false record. Reported only for Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park (Florida Park Service, 2004).

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Erigeron vernus
Copyright by: Chuck McCartney

Erigeron vernus
Copyright by: Shirley Denton