Croptilon divaricatum (Nuttall) Rafinesque. Phen: Aug-Dec. Hab: Sandy or otherwise dry soils of fields, roadsides, longleaf pine sandhill woodlands, and sand pine woodlands. Dist: Se. VA south to c. peninsular FL and west to c. TX, inland to n. GA, n. AL, se. OK and c. AR.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = Ar, FNA20, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, Va, WH3; = Haplopappus divaricatus (Nutt.) A.Gray – C, F, G, RAB, SE1, W; = Isopappus divaricatus (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray – S; < Croptilon divaricatum (Nutt.) Raf. var. divaricatum – Tx