Tag: Philadelphia Fleabane

Common or Philadelphia Fleabane

These wildflowers were found at Fletcher Park on 20 April 2013. It appears to beCommon or Philadelphia Fleabane [Erigeron philadelphicus], a member of the Aster (Asteraceae) family and is an early Spring bloomer. Newcomb’s Wildflower Guide, pages 382-383, states the upper leaves clasp the stem. USDA Plants Link: https://plants.usda.gov/home/plantProfile?symbol=ERPH