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Helianthus californicus
California sunflower Aster Family
Helianthus californicus Asteraceae
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common name
  California sunflower
accepted scientific name
  Helianthus californicus DC.
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  Helianthus californicus (192)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2012 Debra L. Cook
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.5 to 3. inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 21
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (54)
Wikimedia Commons (5)
Michael Charters (2)
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