Conoclinium


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Noun1.Conoclinium - mistflower
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
ageratum, Conoclinium coelestinum, Eupatorium coelestinum, mistflower, mist-flower - rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium
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I planted a Conoclinium greggii 'Boothill', and I swear that masses of queen butterflies--a native I've never seen in 30 years of living here--appeared out of nowhere.
Abbreviations refer to plant species: Aga = Agastache hybrid; Age = Ageratina aromatica; Al = Aloysia virgata; Bu = Buddleja davidii; Ca = Calamintha nepeta; Co = Conoclinium coelestinum; Da = Daucus carota; Ga = Galium aparine; Monardia punctata; Pi = Pityopsis graminifolia; Ph = Phyla nodiflora; St = Stellaria media.
Conoclinium betoncifolium (mist flower) and Schoenoplectus pungens (bulrush) each occurred in all but one of the wetlands (92.