Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Lacinaria microcephala Small

ASTERACEAE Family selection - Aster family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

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Name: Lacinaria microcephala Small Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 1898, 473.
Rank: species
See: ► Liatris microcephala (Small) K. Schum.

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Smallhead blazing star

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial

= Liatris microcephala (Small) K. Schum.


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Lacinaria

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Lacinaria microcephala Small
Map for Lacinaria microcephala Small
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA

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