Galinsoga (Galinsoga ciliata)
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Other common names: Quickweed
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Height: 0.5 to 1.5 ft.
Blooms: June to November
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 0.25 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Youghiogheny River Trail
Notes: Hairy stems and leaves. Note the three-toothed rays.
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.