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AUTHORS NOTE: I have not observed this plant on Mather Field.

Salsify

Tragopogon sp.

Asteraceae Family (Sunflower)

 

Distinguishing Characteristics

  • This could be one of several species. Phallaries are generally longer than ligules which may be yellow or pink depending on species.

Habitat(s)

  • Grassland.

Additional Information

 

 

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