EPPO Global Database

Symphyotrichum subulatum(ASTSU)

Code created in: 2002-07-18

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ASTSU
  • Preferred name: Symphyotrichum subulatum
  • Authority: (Michaux) Nesom


Canada, USA, Mexico, Caribbean, South America. The nominate subspecies (occurring in eastern North America) has been introduced in eastern Mediterranean, China (including Taiwan), Korea, South America (Colombia), Australia, New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aster subulatus Michaux
Aster subulatus var. obtusifolius Fernald
Symphyotrichum subulatum var. subulatum (Michaux) Nesom

Common names
Name Language
annual saltmarsh aster English (US)
bushy starwort English (AU)
eastern annual saltmarsh aster English (US)
sea aster English
aster subulé French
hirohahôkigiku Japanese
hokigiku Japanese
hôkigiku Japanese
ヒロハホウキギク Japanese
ホウキギク Japanese
астра шиловидная Russian
симфиотрихум шиловидный Russian
arsızpat Turkish
aster martze'ani Hebrew
אַסְתֵּר מַרְצְעָנִי Hebrew
비짜루국화 Korean
bi jja ru guk hwa Korean