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Baldwin's Ironweed (Vernonia baldwinii)

Baldwin's Ironweed (Vernonia Baldwinii) http://www.sagebud.com/baldwins-ironweed-vernonia-baldwinii/
Credit: Aroche | Own work | License: PD USDA
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Vernonia Baldwinii, or more commonly know as Baldwin's Ironweed, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Vernonia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Vernonia Baldwinii or Baldwin's Ironweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Vernonia
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: NE&GP SWSS
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL FACW-
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(UPL) 3(UPL) 4(FACW-) 5(FACW-) 6(NI)




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