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Connecticut Plants
Robin-plantain
Erigeron pulchellus Michx.

Robin-plantain spreads by runners, and it often forms colonies of dozens of plants.

  • Family: aster (Asteraceae)
  • Habitat: fields, open woods
  • Height: 6-16 inches
  • Flower size: 1 to 1-1/2 inches
  • Flower color: pale purple to pale pink rays around a yellow disk
  • Flowering time: May to June
  • Origin: native
Erigeron pulchellus Michx.