Echinacea

Additional Information:

Scientific Name: Echinacea purpurea
Common Name: Echinacea
Family: Asteraceae
Locale: Ozarks-along roadside RT 215
Specific Region: near Redding, Arkansas
Description: This photo shows the orange-red ‘chaff’ sticking up in the inflorescence. This aspect (chaff) is an important when keying out Asteraceae. Photo ©2017 7Song. All rights reserved.
Date: July 10, 2007