The Asterales holds two slightly odd bedfellows, the daisies and the bellflowers.

Aster amellus 'Pink Zenith' (Aster amellus 'Rosa Erfüllung')

Astereceae (Compositae) – Daisy Family

The Asteraceae is the family that contains all of the daisies  and thistles.

Achillea Compared
Achillea 'Marmalade'
Anthemis Compared
Anthemis tinctoria 'EC Buxton'
  • Aster ( inc. Symphyotrichum & Eurybia )

Botanical Style Photographs
Asters Compared
Aster x frikartii 'Mönch'
  • Centaurea ( including Stemmacantha & Leuzea )

Centaurea nigra. Black Knapweed
Botanical Style Photographs
Chrysanthemum yezoense (Dendranthema yezoense)
Botanical Style Photographs
Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum' with bee
Echinacea Compared
Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus'