- Habitat: Fields and open areas.
- Native/Non-native: Native to eastern North America
- Like many asters in the symphyotrichum family ,the flowers attract many early fall insects such as bees, wasps, flies, skippers, mothes, and beetles.
- pilosum is from the Latin meaning "hairy", referring to the soft hairs of the steams and leaves
Frost Aster (Symphyotrichum pilosum)
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