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Brass Buttons Plant: Growing The Leptinella Squalida
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Brass Buttons Plant: Growing The Leptinella Squalida

Leptinella squalida lep-tin-EL-luh, SKWA-lee-duh (Syn. Cotula squalida) is a flowering species of the daisy family, Asteraceae.Its nativity in New Zealand has earned it the common name New Zealand Brass Button.It is also simply known as the “brass button” or “yellow brass button.”The “brass buttons” is a reference to the yellow button-like flowers the plant produces.

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Bachelor Button, Cornflowers: How To Grow Centaurea Flowers

Centaurea cyanus (aka Bachelor Button, Bluebottle or Cornflower) is a hardy, carefree annual flower.The drought-tolerant naturalized wildflower comes in several attractive shades of pink, red, purple and blue.Once planted, this tall, hardy, self-seeding, Bachelor Button plant returns year after year, providing valuable food and habitat for birds, bees and butterflies along with a host of other pollinators.
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Growing China Aster: Caring For Callistephus Chinensis

China Aster – Callistephus chinensis kal-LISS-teff-us chi-NEN-siss is a member of the Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) family.The plants’ genus name refers to two Greek words: “kalli”, which means beautiful and “stephos”, which means crown. The specific species (chinensis) means Chinese.NOTE: The Callistephus Chinensis plant is the ONLY species in the genus of the Aster family.
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Erigeron Philadelphicus Info: How To Grow Philadelphia Fleabane

Erigeron philadelphicus L. er-Ij-er-on, fil-uh-DEL-fee-kus is a flowering perennial from the daisy or aster family, Asteraceae.The scientific name of the genus ‘Erigeron‘ comes from Greek words eri and geron, which mean “early” and “old man” respectively.This is possibly a reference to the early bloom time and the resemblance to an old man’s white beard.
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Sneezeweed Plant Care: How To Grow Helenium Autumnale

Helenium Autumnale Hel-EE-nee-um, Aw-tum-NAH-lee is a flowering plant from the Asteraceae family.This plant is native to North America and southern Canada.It commonly grows in abandoned fields, badly drained pastures, marshes, fens, soggy thickets, open moist woodlands, moist wooded areas, as well as along ditches, ponds, and streams.
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Mexican Zinnia Plant Care: Tips On Growing Mexican Zinnia Flowers

Commonly known as the Mexican Zinnia, Zinnia haageana ZIN-ya, hag-ee-AH-nuh is an annual flowering plant.The species is known for its brilliantly colored flowers which bloom all season long and look spectacular spilling over window boxes and containers.The plants belong to the Asteraceae family along with: Bellis perennis (English Daisy)Bidens FlowerGazania rigensTithonia… and are considered a member of the sunflower tribe within the daisy family.
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Fern Leaf Yarrow Care: How To Grow Achillea Filipendulina

Achillea filipendulina ak-ih-LEE-a, fil-ip-en-DOO-lin-uh also known as fern leaf yarrow is an Asian perennial plant belonging to the aster family (Asteraceae) along with the Joe Pye weed plant.Now found in Europe, North America, and Canada, this herbaceous plant is native to the Caucasus, Iran, Afghanistan, and central Asia.
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Brass Buttons Plant: Growing The Leptinella Squalida

Leptinella squalida lep-tin-EL-luh, SKWA-lee-duh (Syn. Cotula squalida) is a flowering species of the daisy family, Asteraceae.Its nativity in New Zealand has earned it the common name New Zealand Brass Button.It is also simply known as the “brass button” or “yellow brass button.”The “brass buttons” is a reference to the yellow button-like flowers the plant produces.
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Rocket Ligularia Plant: Growing And Care Of Ragwort Plants

Ligularia (Lig-yoo-LAR-ee-uh) Plants belongs to the family of Asteraceae and have a variety of different species.These bold perennial plants are native to Eurasia. They make striking green foliage, and some species like Britt Marie Crawford produces large leaves, making it a splendid addition to the garden.
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Echinops Ritro [Globe Thistle] Growing And Care

Echinops Ritro EK-in-ops RIH-tro is a flowering plant in the Asteraceae family. It is native to eastern and southern Europe (Spain, Belarus, Ukraine, and Turkey), as well as western Asia.This plant has more than 120 species, but merely a small number of them are in cultivation.These plants successfully thrive everywhere and have a nasty sting when coming in contact with skin.
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Erigeron Canadensis Care Tips: Growing The Canadian Horseweed

Erigeron canadensis er-IJ-er-on, ka-na-DEN-sis is an annual found natively throughout most of Central and North America.It belongs to the family Asteraceae and the large Erigeron plant genus.Erigeron canadensis goes by several common names:HorseweedCanadian horseweedCanadian fleabaneColt’s tailMare’s tailButterweedPeople sometimes mistake the large flowers of Erigeron plants for daisies or asters.
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Erigeron Annuus: Growing The Annual Fleabane Daisy

Erigeron annuus er-IJ-er-on, AN-yoo-us , is a type of herbaceous plant with attractive daisy-like flowers belonging to the Asteraceae or Aster family.Aside from its scientific name you may hear it called by the following common names including:Annual fleabaneDaisy fleabaneEastern daisy fleabaneAs the name suggests, it’s an annual plant, dying out each year.
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New England Aster: How To Grow And Care For Aster Novae-Angliae

The New England Aster, now known as Symphyotrichum novae-angliae sim-fy-oh-TRY-kum, NO-vee ANG-lee-a , Aster novae-angliae ASS-ter, NO-vee ANG-lee-a is a flowering herbaceous perennial of the aster family Asteraceae.Native to almost every area across eastern North America, the plant is commonly called the New England Aster.
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Fleabane Daisy: How To Grow Erigeron Plants [GUIDE]

Erigeron Er-IJ-er-on is a slender species of plants from the Compositae/Asteraceae family or Aster family, a diverse genus including more than 170 species around the globe.Native plants to Mexico and established in numerous dry gardens and Mediterranean areas in Britain.It’s often found along roadsides and open spaces because it produces seeds easily, which are fluffy and easily carried by wind and water.
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What Is Chrysogonum Virginianum? How To Care For It?

Chrysogonum virginianum L. kris-OG-oh-num, vir-jin-ee-AN-um , also synonymously known as Chrysogonum australe is a perennial plant known for its ornamental value as a ground cover.This is in reference to the beautiful bright daisy-like flowers growing strikingly against vivid green foliage.These flowers are the reference for various common names including golden-knee, green and gold, and goldenstar.
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Erigeron Karvinskianus Care: How To Grow Santa Barbara Daisy

The Santa Barbara daisy aka Erigeron karvinskianus er-IJ-er-on, kar-winz-kee-AY-nus is a graceful herbaceous perennial and composite flower species of the Asteraceae family.Mainly grown for its beautiful flowers, the plant is native to Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras, but it is found as a weed in most of the temperate and subtropical regions of the world.
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Erigeron Glaucus Plant Care: How To Grow Seaside Daisy

Erigeron Glaucus Er-IJ-er-on GLAW-kus is a wildflower to the United States These California native plants and Oregon lives along the coastlines where it grows around dunes, coastal bluffs, and beaches.It is also known by the scientific name of Erigeron Glaucus Ker Gawl.This beautiful plant belongs to the daisy family, Asteraceae, and originates from North America.
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Michaelmas Daisy: How To Grow and Care For Aster Novi-belgi

Symphyotrichum novi-belgii (L.) G.L.Nesom sim-fy-oh-TRY-kum, NO-vee BEL-jee-eye is a flowering plant type species commonly known as Aster novi-belgi and Michaelmas daisy.The plant comes from the Aster family Asteraceae that includes:Aster Novae-Angliae – New England AsterCallistephus Chinensis – China AsterErigeron – Fleabane DaisyS.
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Learn How To Grow Desert Marigold

Desert marigold, known botanically as Baileya Multiradiata BAY-lee-uh, mul-ty-rad-ee-AH-tuh , is a flowering species from the composite plant family (Compositae or Asteraceae family).This is a sun-loving wildflower, native to northern Mexico and southwest North America, United States.The flowering plant species are typically found in the regions of Sonoran and Chihuahuan deserts, Texas, Durango, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, California, to name a few.
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Growing Gloriosa Daisy: Learn To Care For Improved Rudbeckia Hirta

Rudbeckia hirta rud-BEK-ee-a, HER-tuh is an annual wildflower and a member of the family Asteraceae.It’s common names include:Orange ConeflowerBlack-Eyed SusanGloriosa DaisyRudbeckiaDespite its name, this wildflower is not a daisy.It’s an American flowering plant in the sunflower family.Native to Eastern and Central North America, naturalized in China.
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Bellis Perennis Daisy: Growing The Perennial English Daisy

The Bellis Perennis BEL-liss per-EN-is is a delightful little daisy with large, showy flowers.The name means “beautiful perennial.” It’s a fitting name for this perennial favorite with other common names:English daisyLawn daisyCommon daisyThe plant belongs to the large family Asteraceae (Aster) of plants and the Bellis genus, part of the sunflower family.
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