Philadelphia Fleabane
Erigeron philadelphicus Aster Family
(c) Patrick J. Alexander
(c) Jennifer Anderson
(c) Patrick J. Alexander(c) Jennifer Anderson

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Pink, White

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate, Basal

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped, Spatula-shaped

Habitat Type: Open woods and fields

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Successional Field (5), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 2

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Soft and hairy stem

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston