Townsendia


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Noun1.Townsendia - genus of western American low tufted herbs: Easter daisyTownsendia - genus of western American low tufted herbs: Easter daisy
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
Easter daisy, stemless daisy, Townsendia Exscapa - dwarf tufted nearly stemless herb having a rosette of woolly leaves and large white-rayed flower heads and bristly achenes; central Canada and United States west to Arizona
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Bouteloua gracilis, Sphaeralcea coccinea, Aristida purpurea, Townsendia incana), whereas those contributing most to the near transects include an aggressive introduced grass (Bromus tectorum) and native Opuntia species, which are both indicators of disturbance, including overgrazing.
varions 13 Phlox hoodii 4 Plantago canescens 6 Polemonium pulcherrimum 2 Potentilla nivea 6 Rosa acicularis 3 Saxifraga reflexa 3 Saxifraga tricuspidata 2 Solidago simplex 11 Stellaria longipes 1 Townsendia hookeri 1 Anticlea elegans 1 Cladonia amaurocraea 1 Flavocetraria nivalis 1 Peltigera rufescens 2 Psora decipiens 1 Xanthoparmelia wyomingica 2 Unidentified mosses 5