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Smooth leaves, not hairy, otherwise similar to Echinacea purpurea.
Pale pink flowers with deep purple centers from June to October.
Published in J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 19: 273 in 1929.
Basionym is Brauneria laevigata C.L.Boynton & Beadle
Native to the southeastern US.
Found near Seneca, SC.
Reveal (2009) lists Catesby's Natural History Volume II Plate 59 as E. laevigata.