Symphyotrichum pilosum

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Hairy aster
Symphyotrichum pilosum pringlei Tennessee.jpg
variety pringlei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Symphyotrichum
Species: S. pilosum
Binomial name
Symphyotrichum pilosum
(Willd.) G.L.Nesom

Aster pilosus

Symphyotrichum pilosum, previously Aster pilosus, of the family Asteraceae is a flower native to Canada and the United States. Hairy white oldfield aster,[1] frost aster[2] and hairy aster are its common names.[3]


  1. ^ "Symphyotrichum pilosum". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 7 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-02-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17. 
  3. ^ Dickinson, T.; Metsger, G.; Hull, J.; and Dickinson, R. (2004) The ROM Field Guide to Wildflowers of Ontario. Toronto:Royal Ontario Museum, p. 189.