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Helianthella microcephala
small head sunflower Aster Family
Helianthella microcephala Asteraceae
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common names
  small head sunflower
  small-head dwarf-sunflower
  purpledisk helianthella
accepted scientific name
  Helianthella microcephala (A. Gray) A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Helianthella microcephala (124)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2008 Al Schneider
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Number of ray petals: 5 to 13
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru 1st week of October
Native

How Likely at this Location (13%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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