Wildflowers of New York

Daisy Fleabane

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Daisy Fleabane
- Erigeron annuus

Aster Family

Herbal lore has it that fleabane repels fleas and it was once stuffed in bedding.

Stems and leaves are hairy. Leaves do not clasp the stem like Common Fleabane. Flowers generally have less than 100 petals.

Found: Fields, waste places, roadsides, garden weed
Height: 1 - 3 1/2 feet
May - Oct bloom time

Daisy Fleabane Erigeron annuus