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Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) •	Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  •	Habitat: fields, open woods, roadsides •	Height: 1-3 feet •	Flower size: 2-3 inches across •	Flower color: yellow and dark brown •	Flowering time: June to October  • Photo by Doug Colter

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, open woods, roadsides • Height: 1-3 feet • Flower size: 2-3 inches across • Flower color: yellow and dark brown • Flowering time: June to October • Photo by Doug Colter

Canada Thistle (Cirsium arvense) •	Family: Aster (Asteraceae) •	 Habitat: fields, roadsides, waste places •	 Height: 1-5 feet •	Flower size: flowerheads 1 inch across •	Flower color: pink to lavender •	Flowering time: July to September  • Photo by Doug Colter

Canada Thistle (Cirsium arvense) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides, waste places • Height: 1-5 feet • Flower size: flowerheads 1 inch across • Flower color: pink to lavender • Flowering time: July to September • Photo by Doug Colter

Bull thistle (Cirsium vulgare) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: dry fields, roadsides and waste places • Height: 3-6 feet • Flower size: flowerheads 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 inches across • Flower color: pink to magenta • Flowering time: June to October • Photo by Doug Colter

Bull thistle (Cirsium vulgare) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: dry fields, roadsides and waste places • Height: 3-6 feet • Flower size: flowerheads 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 inches across • Flower color: pink to magenta • Flowering time: June to October • Photo by Doug Colter

Fleabane daisy (Erigeron annuus) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 1-5 feet • Flower size: 1/2 inch across • Flower color: white or pale pink rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: June to October Photo by Doug Colter

Fleabane daisy (Erigeron annuus) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 1-5 feet • Flower size: 1/2 inch across • Flower color: white or pale pink rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: June to October Photo by Doug Colter

Common burdock (Arctium minus) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  • Habitat: old fields, waste areas, roadsides • Height: 1-5' • Flower size: flowerheads 3/4 inch across • Flower color: pink to lavender • Flowering time: July to October  • Photo by Doug Colter

Common burdock (Arctium minus) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: old fields, waste areas, roadsides • Height: 1-5' • Flower size: flowerheads 3/4 inch across • Flower color: pink to lavender • Flowering time: July to October • Photo by Doug Colter

Meadow Salsify Aka Showy goat’s beard or Yellow Goat's beard (Tragopogon pratensis) •	Family: Aster (Asteraceae •	Habitat: fields, roadsides •	Height: 1-3 feet •	Flower size: flowerheads 1-1/2 to 2 inches across •	Flower color: yellow •	Flowering time: June to October  • Photo by Doug Colter

Meadow Salsify Aka Showy goat’s beard or Yellow Goat's beard (Tragopogon pratensis)

Blazing Star, Cylindrical (Liatris cylindracea) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: open sites with dry, sandy soil; fields, thickets, and sand dunes • Height: 2-5 feet • Flower size: tiny flowers in heads 3/4 to 1 inch across • Flower color: reddish-purple • Flowering time: August to September

Blazing Star, Cylindrical (Liatris cylindracea) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: open sites with dry, sandy soil; fields, thickets, and sand dunes • Height: 2-5 feet • Flower size: tiny flowers in heads 3/4 to 1 inch across • Flower color: reddish-purple • Flowering time: August to September

Panicled Aster (Symphyotrichum lanceolatum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: damp thickets and fields • Height: 2-5 feet • Flower size: variable; flowerheads typically around 3/4 inch across • Flower color: white or pale purple rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: September to November • Photo by Doug Colter

Panicled Aster (Symphyotrichum lanceolatum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: damp thickets and fields • Height: 2-5 feet • Flower size: variable; flowerheads typically around 3/4 inch across • Flower color: white or pale purple rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: September to November • Photo by Doug Colter

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) •	Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  •	Habitat: fields, open woods, roadsides •	Height: 1-3 feet •	Flower size: 2-3 inches across •	Flower color: yellow and dark brown •	Flowering time: June to October  • Photo by Doug Colter

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, open woods, roadsides • Height: 1-3 feet • Flower size: 2-3 inches across • Flower color: yellow and dark brown • Flowering time: June to October • Photo by Doug Colter

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  • Habitat: roadsides, waste places • Height: 3-18 inches • Flower size: 1 inch across • Flower color: yellow • Flowering time: February to May The leaves appear after the flowers have gone  • Photo by Doug Colter

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: roadsides, waste places • Height: 3-18 inches • Flower size: 1 inch across • Flower color: yellow • Flowering time: February to May The leaves appear after the flowers have gone • Photo by Doug Colter

Purple Stemmed Aster (Symphyotrichum puniceum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  • Habitat: swamps and wet thickets • Height: 2-8 feet • Flower size: flowerheads 1 to 1-1/2 inch across • Flower color: purple rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: August to November • Photo by Doug Colter

Purple Stemmed Aster (Symphyotrichum puniceum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: swamps and wet thickets • Height: 2-8 feet • Flower size: flowerheads 1 to 1-1/2 inch across • Flower color: purple rays around a yellow disk • Flowering time: August to November • Photo by Doug Colter

Orange hawkweed (Hieracium aurantiacum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 8-24 inches • Flower size: head is 3/4 inch across • Flower color: orange • Flowering time: June to August • Photo by Doug Colter

Orange hawkweed (Hieracium aurantiacum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 8-24 inches • Flower size: head is 3/4 inch across • Flower color: orange • Flowering time: June to August • Photo by Doug Colter

Orange hawkweed (Hieracium aurantiacum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae)  • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 8-24 inches • Flower size: head is 3/4 inch across • Flower color: orange • Flowering time: June to August

Orange hawkweed (Hieracium aurantiacum) • Family: Aster (Asteraceae) • Habitat: fields, roadsides • Height: 8-24 inches • Flower size: head is 3/4 inch across • Flower color: orange • Flowering time: June to August

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