Asteraceae

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Asteraceae

[‚as·tə′rās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
An equivalent name for the Compositae.
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An activist in LGBT rights, mental health, and the arts, his composite family includes his husband, four children, and five other adults over three states.
With every revelatory dollop tantalizingly dropped into conversation or discovered in archival documents, the composite family portrait constantly metamorphoses.
Flowers in the composite family, such as daisies and asters, and flowers that grow in clusters, such as milkweed and viburnum, are also recommended.