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Tithonia fruticosa
mirasol Aster Family
Tithonia fruticosa Asteraceae
common names
   Mexican tree sunflower
   Mexican sunflower
accepted scientific name
  Tithonia fruticosa S. Canby & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  Tithonia fruticosa (43)
family name
Image Author: ©2007 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of December thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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SEINet (5)
New Mexico Flora (3)
Cal Photos (3)
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Native Plant Status
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