Definition of Large-leaved aster
1. Noun. Tufted perennial wood aster of North America; naturalized in Europe.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Large-leaved Aster
Literary usage of Large-leaved aster
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Writings of Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Franklin Benjamin Sanborn (1893)
"... not long open on South Branch July 31st; two or more feet high. Aster macrophyllus (large-leaved aster), common, and the whole plant surprisingly f ..."
2. A Class-book of botany, designed for colleges, academies, and other seminaries by Alphonso Wood (1856)
"... large-leaved aster.—St. branched, diffuse ; Ivs. ovate, petiolate, serrate, rough, upper § § Scale* imbricated, with spreading, green tips. Rays 12—30. ..."
3. Handbook of the Wild and Cultivated Flowering Plants by Chester Arthur Darling (1912)
"b Leaves noticeably rough above 4 4 a Branches of the corymb with glandular hairs large-leaved aster. (A. macrophyllus.) b Branches of the corymb or panicle ..."
4. The History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania: From the Discovery of the by William Watts Hart Davis (1876)
"macrophyllus, L. (large-leaved aster.) Frequent in upper, sparingly in middle districts. patens, AH. (Spreading Aster.) iie vis, L. (Smooth Aster. ..."