Whorled Wood Aster – 9/4/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 9/4/20
Observation Time: 1:10 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Farm (in the woods)
Common Name: Whorled Wood Aster
Scientific Name: Oclemena acuminata
Comments: Whorled Wood Asters are among the relatively few woodland wildflowers that bloom in late summer and early fall.
Note the pure gold-green sweat bee feeding on the blossoms.
More information: Wildflowers of the Adirondacks