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Ionactis linariifoliusIonactis linariifolius (Aster linariifolius)

stiff-leaf aster, flaxleaf whitetop aster

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 0.5-2'
Flowers: Aug.-Oct.; blue, yellow eye

Conditions *

Light: Full sun
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Sandy

Habitat

grassland, successional shrubland, oak-hickory forest; well-drained, sandy, average to poor fertility soils; dry rocky woods and edges

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/6421.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004