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Missouri ironweed

Vernonia missurica


In Missouri, it typically occurs in moist open ground along streams, wooded swamps, low meadows, prairies, fields and waste places throughout most of the State except the western Ozarks and unglaciated prairie regions. Native Range: Southern central Canada to central southern United States.


Spotted along an urban nature trail. (S. Creek Greenway Trail)

1 species ID suggestions

annorion 6 years ago
Missouri Ironweed
Vernonia missurica Missouri Ironweed

1 Comment

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Thanks annorion for the ID!

Springfield, Missouri, USA

Lat: 37.17, Long: -93.34

Spotted on Jul 3, 2012
Submitted on Jul 6, 2012

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