This looks a good deal like an Aster, a branching plant, from two to nearly three feet high, with grayish-green, slightly downy leaves, with very sharp teeth. The flowers are an inch and a half across, with narrow, bright violet rays and bright yellow centers. This grows abundantly in valleys.

Tall Purple Aster Machaeranthera Incana Aster Purp 484

SUNFLOWER FAMILY. Compositae.