Verbesina virginica

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Related to Verbesina virginica: Verbesina alternifolia, Verbesina helianthoides
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Noun1.Verbesina virginica - tall perennial herb having clusters of white flowersVerbesina virginica - tall perennial herb having clusters of white flowers; the eastern United States
crown beard, crownbeard, crown-beard - any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads
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Two forbs, giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida variety texana) and pigeonberry (Rivina humilis), also were relatively common and generally more abundant than other forbs such as frostweed (Verbesina virginica) and hedge-parsley (Torilis arvensis).
Thomas 806 umbilicata (Sull.) Wood Verbesina virginica Asteraceae Crawford W.E.
A recent study of a biennial herbaceous species that grows in edge and understory habitat of some of these central-Texas savannas (but was in our study site) indicated that Verbesina virginica (frost weed) had an [A.sub.max] of ca.