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Tall Ironweed (Vernonia gigantea) Growing on a dirt roadside near the edge of a dense mixed forest.<br />
The purple was much deeper (more indigo) in person! Geotagged,Giant ironweed,Summer,United States,Vernonia gigantea Click/tap to enlarge

Tall Ironweed (Vernonia gigantea)

Growing on a dirt roadside near the edge of a dense mixed forest.
The purple was much deeper (more indigo) in person!

    comments (3)

  1. Love the color! Posted 9 months ago
    1. I wish I could have captured the true color. This one was almost blue/indigo in person! Posted 9 months ago
      1. Sounds lovely <3. Posted 9 months ago

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''Vernonia gigantea'' is a species of perennial plant from Asteraceae family that can be found in United States and Canada. The plant is native to the eastern United States, north to New York state and Ontario, and southwest to Texas.

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

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Uploaded Aug 30, 2019. Captured Aug 24, 2019 17:09 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/128s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm