New York Metropolitan Flora
(L.) Gaertn. Meyer & Scherb. - Purple Butter-bur
By Science Staff
Not peer reviewed
Last Modified 02/08/2012
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This species is also reported from unspecified localities in Morris Co., NJ; and Suffolk Co., NY. This species has been somewhat cryptic in our flora and is possibly more common than the map would indicate. Due to its usual sterile condition and its vegetative similarity to
, it is possibly under-reported/collected.