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Spotting

Description:

Single flower growing about 1 ft high. Bright red edges with pinkish white petals and a green/yellow center.

Habitat:

Rocky hill country among native prairie grass.

Notes:

Could it be a young Black-sampson echinacea? (Echinacea angustifolia) Or perhaps a PALE PURPLE CONEFLOWER (Echinacea pallida)

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3 Comments

JPhillips
JPhillips 9 years ago

It's an echinacea of some sort, hard to say what species though.

Eric Fritz
Eric Fritz 9 years ago

Looks like young Purple Coneflower.

Jellis
Jellis 9 years ago

Believe it is from the Gaillardia family, which one I'm not sure

Sciencemre
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Sciencemre

Kansas, USA

Spotted on Jun 2, 2012
Submitted on Jun 7, 2012

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