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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Karahindibag (ISTE 109619) Taraxacum hybernum Steven Karahindibag, Radika, Ufleme otu (ISTE 109641) Tripleurospermum Uzun papatya conoclinium Boiss.
I knew immediately that my neighbor was a real gardener, as those showy blooms could be identified as the native blue mistflower known botanically as Conoclinium coelestinum.
"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." Experts confirm that these kinds of gardens make a significant difference.
These include Bidens connata Muhl., Ceratophyllum demersum L., Conoclinium coelestinum (L.) DC., Lindernia dubia (L.) Pennell, Ludwigia peploides (HBK) Raven, Najas guadalupensis, Phalaris arundinacea L., Potamogeton nodosus Poir., Sagittaria latifolia Willd., and Typha latifolia L.
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.