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Woodland Lettuce
Lactuca floridana
Asteraceae — Aster family
Rare native
Woodland Lettuce
These flowers were on a small plant, about five feet tall.

Woodland Lettuce
The inflorescence shown here was about three feet tall.  The plant was about eight feet tall.
Brandywine Creek State Park
September 2004
Woodland Lettuce
Two small plants
Creek Road
August 2009

Guide to Lactuca of Delaware

More information on this plant, from other sources.


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