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Helenium microcephalum
smallhead sneezeweed Aster Family
Helenium microcephalum Asteraceae
common names
  smallhead sneezeweed
  littlehead tarweed
accepted scientific name
  Helenium microcephalum DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Helenium microcephalum (210)
  Helenium ooclinium (2)
family name
Image Author: ©2015 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Number of ray petals: 7 to 13
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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