Aster alpinus

Linnaeus

Sp. Pl. 2: 872. 1753.

Common names: Alpine aster
Illustrated
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 20. Treatment on page 21.

Distribution

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Alta., B.C., N.W.T., Ont., Yukon, Alaska, Colo., Idaho, Wyo., Eurasia

Discussion

Subspecies 2 (1 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

... more about "Aster alpinus"
not tailed +, rounded +  and obtuse +
distinct +
subequal +
scarious +
usually triangular +  and linear +
usually deltate +  and lanceolate +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
Luc Brouillet +
Linnaeus +
decurrent +
scarious +
linear;lanceolate;linear;lanceolate;lance-oblong;oblanceolate;obovate;spatulate +
rugulose +  and muricate +
barbellulate +  and barbellate +
Alpine aster +
not 2-lipped +  and actinomorphic +
yellow +, violet +, blue +, purple +, pink +  and white +
ampliate +
beaked +, 2-ribbed +  and 5-ribbed +
compressed +  and obconic +
fertile +  and bisexual +
fertile +  and bisexual +
Alta. +, B.C. +, N.W.T. +, Ont. +, Yukon +, Alaska +, Colo. +, Idaho +, Wyo. +  and Eurasia +
short-stipitate-glandular +, strigillose +  and hairy +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
in corymbiform arrays +  and singly +
indeterminate +
heterogamous +  and homogamous +
each +  and sessile +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br />) +
hemispheric;campanulate +
petiolate +  and sessile +
cauline +  and basal +
reflexed;usually erect;spreading +
lanceolate +
serrate +  and entire +
short-stipitate-glandular +, glabrous +, strigillose +  and villous +
2-carpellate +
white +  and tawny +
persistent +
20 +  and 30 +
attenuate +
ovate +  and lanceolate +
unequal +  and subequal +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
convex;flat +
exalbuminous +
Illustrated +
ascending +  and erect +
appendaged +  and truncate +
papillate +  and smooth +
Asteromoea +, Diplactis +, Heteropappus +  and Kalimeris +
Aster alpinus +
species +
campanulate +
3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br /> (300 cm3,000 mm <br />3 m <br />) +
tree +, shrub +  and subshrub +