Chrysogonum virginianum

Green and Gold

Names and Myths

Chrysogonum Golden-?

virginianum Of Virginia

Natural history / Folklore

Represents a monotypic genus.15 Two distinct varieties exist australe which spreads by stolons forming dense mats, and virginianum which has a more upright form.12 As a member of the Asteraceae it is one of the earliest bloomers, the ray flowers are reduced to 5 in number and careful observation is needed to realize it Asteraceae origin.59


April - June Golden flower above rich green leaves. Woodlands and open borders, clearings.

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