Definition of Aster novae-angliae
1. Noun. Common perennial of eastern North America having showy purplish flowers; a parent of the Michaelmas daisy.
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Literary usage of Aster novae-angliae
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Stpt.- Oct. Specimens have intermediate characters between Aster novae-angliae L. and Aster multiflorus L., and hybridism is suspected. Sept. Lower and 30. ..."
2. Handy Book of the Flower-garden, Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1876)
"Aster novae-angliae, var. pulchellus, blue, with orange eye, 4 feet —September and October. ... Aster novae-angliae, purple, 3^ feet—September and October. ..."
3. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario, Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871) (1889)
"The plant proved to be a species of aster, * * * from the leaves I think it will prove to be aster Novae-Angliae. No eggs were found on any of the other ..."