Tetraneuris herbacea
(Lakeside Daisy)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Lakeside Daisy, Eastern Four-Nerved Daisy, Four-Nerved Starflower, Manitoulin Gold
    Synonyms: Actinea herbacea, Hymenoxys herbacea
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 6
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - May
    Status: Native

Tetraneuris herbacea, or Lakeside Daisy, is native to only a handful of counties in the Great Lakes area - it is known from Illinois, Michigan and Ohio, and also in Ontario - rare in all places. It is a perennial that grows in dry, sandy, limestone rocky areas. It blooms in early spring with daisy-like yellow flowers.

More information will be made available soon about this species and telling it apart from others.

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