Asteraceae or Compositae is an exceedingly large and widespread family of
flowering plants (Angiospermae). The family has more than 23,600 currently ...
Apr 27, 2015 ... Asteraceae, also called Compositae, the aster, daisy, or composite family of the
flowering-plant order Asterales. With more than 1,620 genera ...
Jan 27, 2012 ... Introduction. The Asteraceae (Compositae, alternate name) with its
approximately 1,620 genera and more than 23,600 species is the largest ...
USWildflowers Database State List for All States Family Asteraceae.
Identify plants of the Aster family (Asteraceae) with these wildflower
indentification tools and a photo gallery with plants grouped according to families
Asteraceae (Compositae, "composites," or "comps") have long been recognized
as a natural group, and circumscription of the group has never been ...
The largest family of flowering plants is the ubiquitous sunflower family (
Asteraceae or Compositae). According to James L. Reveal of the University of
Asteraceae. 1. Asteraceae, the sunflower family, is one of the easiest plant
families to recognize. The inflorescence of Asteraceae is so distinctive that the
ASTERACEAE (Compositae) - Sunflower or Aster Family. Herbs, shrubs, trees
and vines (mostly herbs in temperate zones) Leaves alternate, opposite or ...
There are two type of flowers that may occur in a Asteraceae capitulum. In the
types that have both types, the ones on the outside, which resemble the petals of