compassplant
compass plant n.
A perennial herb (Silphium laciniatum) in the composite family, native to prairie regions of the Midwest United States and having radiate yellow flower heads and erect, basal, pinnately divided leaves.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Silphium laciniatum var. laciniatum — ID 78539 Symbol Key SILAL2 Common Name compassplant Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, CO, DC, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, NM, NY, OH, OK, PA, SD,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Silphium laciniatum var. robinsonii — ID 78540 Symbol Key SILAR Common Name Robinson s compassplant Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, IN, KY, LA, MS, OK, TN, TX Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Silphium (genus) — Taxobox name = Silphium image width = 260px image caption = Rosinweed regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Silphium genus authority = L. (1753) type… …   Wikipedia

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  • Silphium laciniatum L. — Symbol SILA3 Common Name compassplant Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Silphium laciniatum L. var. laciniatum — Symbol SILAL2 Common Name compassplant Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Silphium laciniatum L. var. robinsonii L.M. Perry — Symbol SILAR Common Name Robinson s compassplant Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Wyethia angustifolia (DC.) Nutt. — Symbol WYAN Common Name California compassplant Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Wyethia angustifolia (DC.) Nutt. — Symbol WYAN Common Name California compassplant Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

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