Narrow-leaved Michaelmas-daisy - Aster lanceolatus
Medium to tall plant; stems purplish, leaves linear or linear-lanceolate. Flowerheads pale purple or pale pinkish or even whitish, with a yellowish disk.
The County Recorder has asked for a specimen of this plant to be retained for verification
Waste places, waysides, ditches and roadside verges.
August to November.
British records are occasional and come mainly from England.
Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 1 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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