Camphorweed originally grew only in southeastern United States, but it has been spreading to the north, and it reached Connecticut in the 20th century.
- Family: aster (Asteraceae)
- Habitat: dry sandy sites
- Height: 1-3 feet
- Flower size: flowerheads 1 inch across
- Flower color: yellow
- Flowering time: August to November
- Origin: southeastern US