Flower Database

Verbesina alternifolia

Basic information
Flower Name
Verbesina alternifolia
Formal Name
Verbesina alternifolia
Alias
蜂蜜草, 羽実菊, Wingstem
Habitat
North America
Morph
perennial and naturalized plant
Comment
Verbesina alternifolia or Wingstem (scientific name: Verbesina alternifolia) is native to North America, a perennial and naturalized plant of the family Asteraceae . Yellow flowers bloom from summer to autumn for a long period of time. It is cultivated as a beekeeping plant because it can produce good quality honey.
Common name: Verbesina alternifolia or Wingstem, scientific name: Verbesina alternifolia, aka: wingstem, vervezina , origin: North America, plant height: 100 to 180 cm, Leaves: Alternate, leaf shape: oblong, leaf margin: saw tooth, inflorescence system: scattered inflorescence, corolla: head shape, flower diameter: 4 cm, flowering period: August to October, flower color: yellow.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Verbesina
Species
V. alternifolia
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
field
Color
Yellow
Season
Aug Sep Oct
Height
100  ~ 180  [cm]
Diameter
4  ~ 4