My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Your work... is to resist the easy answer, to seek out the truth... just as the author's work is to face the blank page with faith and optimism.”
Humanities Instructor David Elliott

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Swamp Begger's Tick Bidens connata
Composite or Daisy Asteraceae family

Leaves:Leaves are lance shaped, stalked, and coarsely toothed

Flower:Yellowish, orange or greenish flowers in small heads.

Fruit: 2-4 pronged barbed fruits(achenes) that cling to your clothing. Heads sometimes with a few, small, yellow rays.

Form/habitat:1 - 4' tall. Wet places. Late summer and fall.

NWI Status: FACW


Text and pictures by Morgan Jenkins for CES301.

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