Symphyotrichum lentum facts for kids
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Symphyotrichum lentum (formerly Aster lentus) is a species of aster known by the common name Suisun Marsh aster.
Symphyotrichum lentum is similar in appearance to Symphyotrichum chilense, which may be found in the same area. It is a colonial perennial herb producing a hairless stem 40 to 150 centimeters tall from a long rhizome. The leaves are linear or lance-shaped, pointed, and up to 15 centimeters long near the base of the plant. The lower leaves wither by the time the plant flowers.
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