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Maryland Golden-Aster (Chrysopsis mariana) Asters growing along a dirt trail near a longleaf pine forest in Floyd County, Georgia, US. October 31, 2018. <br />
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Maryland Golden-Aster (Chrysopsis mariana)

Asters growing along a dirt trail near a longleaf pine forest in Floyd County, Georgia, US. October 31, 2018.

Maryland Golden-Aster (Chrysopsis mariana) Asters growing along a dirt trail near a longleaf pine forest in Floyd County, Georgia, US. October 31, 2018.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/70044/maryland_golden-aster_chrysopsis_mariana.html Chrysopsis mariana,Fall,Geotagged,Maryland golden-aster,United States

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  1. Excellent, love the composition and light. Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thank you! I got lucky that the sun was just about to set. Makes for some lovely lighting! Posted 5 months ago

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''Chrysopsis mariana'', known as the Maryland golden-aster, is a North American species of plants in the sunflower family. The Maryland golden-aster ranges from Rhode Island and New York, west to Kentucky and southern Ohio, and south as far as Florida and Texas.

Compared to other asters, the Maryland golden-aster has broader leaves and larger flowers. Because of its silky stems, the Maryland golden-asters are also known as silkgrass. Like its relatives the Prairie golden-aster and the.. more

Similar species: Asterales
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Nov 29, 2018. Captured Oct 31, 2018 15:51 in 1107 Turner McCall Blvd, Rome, GA 30161, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/7.1
  • 1/400s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm