wild flower id please

100mphtortoise(5)August 13, 2012

My mother found this flower and I would like to get an id please

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theresa2(z5)

It looks like rough blazingstar to me. Liatris aspera.

    Bookmark   August 13, 2012 at 2:01PM
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theresa2(z5)

It looks like rough blazingstar to me. Liatris aspera.

    Bookmark   August 13, 2012 at 2:04PM
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100mphtortoise(5)

Thank you theresa2 for the id my mother will be happy

    Bookmark   August 13, 2012 at 3:19PM
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christie_sw_mo(Z6)

hmmmm I was going to say ironweed.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2012 at 11:43AM
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theresa2(z5)

I think christie is right. It does look more like ironweed.

Here is a link that might be useful: Ironweed

    Bookmark   September 2, 2012 at 5:42PM
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mike127(4/5)

its "iron-weed" look it up on Google images it'll show you tons more of these flowers.

    Bookmark   March 26, 2013 at 11:56PM
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Leafhead

Either one is good for attracting butterflies.

    Bookmark   March 31, 2013 at 9:58PM
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