Verbesina occidentalis (Linnaeus) Walter. Hab: Forests, woodlands, pastures, and roadsides, especially abundant in alluvial areas or upslope over mafic or calcareous rocks. Dist: MD west to OH and MO, south to Panhandle FL and MS.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = C, F, Fl7, FNA21, G, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, Oh3, RAB, SE1, Tn, Va, WH3, WV; = Phaethusa occidentalis (L.) Britton – S