Natural History: A perennial prostrate herb native to Himalayas. Long-stalked flowers emerge from the foliage from April to October. Flowers are initially white and turn pink with age (Flowers of India, 2022).
Note: Aster alpinus L. is not found in Indian subcontinent or south Asia (POWO, 2022).
WFO (2022): World Flora Online. Accessed on 28 Dec 2022. URL: http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001347582.
Flowers of India (2022). Accessed on 28 Dec 2022. URL: https://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Himalayan%20Daisy.html.
POWO (2022): Plants of the World Online. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Accessed on 28 Dec 2022. URL: https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/30147822-2.
Churi, P. and Kawthankar, N. 2023. Erigeron emodi I.M.Turner – Himalayan Daisy. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/erigeron-emodi, accessed 2023/12/06.