Eurybia avita (Alexander) Nesom. Alexander's Rock Aster. Hab: In shallow soils on granitic flatrocks and granitic domes where moist from seasonal seepage. Dist: Upper Piedmont endemic: w. SC to wc. GA. Previous reports from the NC Blue Ridge are based on misidentifications of E. surculosa.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = FNA20, K1, K3, K4, Nesom (1994b); = Aster avitus – SE1, W, Kral (1983a)