Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Pityopsis ruthii (Small) Small

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

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Name: Pityopsis ruthii (Small) Small Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Man. S.E. Fl. [Small] 1341. 1933 [30 Nov 1933]
Rank: species

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Ruth's goldaster
en English name: Ruth's golden aster
English name: Ruth's golden-aster

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial

= Chrysopsis ruthii Small
= Heterotheca ruthii (Small) V.L. Harms


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

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

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

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