Xylorhiza

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For the genus of beetles, see Xylorhiza (beetles).
Xylorhiza
Xylorhiza tortifolia 3.jpg
Xylorhiza tortifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Xylorhiza
Nutt.
Species

8 - See text.

Xylorhiza is a genus of flowering plants in the daisy family which are known as woodyasters. These are daisylike wildflowers usually having blue to purple or white ray flowers with yellow centers of disc florets. Woodyasters are native to western North America.

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