Baccharis angustifolia

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Baccharis angustifolia
Baccharis angustifolia.jpg
B. angustifolia flowers
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Baccharis
Species: B. angustifolia
Binomial name
Baccharis angustifolia

Baccharis angustifolia (most commonly known as saltwater false willow or just false willow) is a species of white coloured[1] perennial plant from Asteraceae family that can be found in the United States and Mexico.[2] The plant is 5–6 inches (130–150 mm) tall, and 2–3 inches (51–76 mm) wide.

Distribution by states[edit]

The plant can be found in states such as Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, and in both Carolinas.


  1. ^ "Baccharis angustifolia Michx. saltwater false willow". Retrieved 22 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Baccharis angustifolia". Discover Retrieved 22 September 2012.