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golden crownbeard
Verbesina encelioides
Verbesina encelioides
golden crownbeard Aster Family
Verbesina encelioides Asteraceae
common name
  golden crownbeard
accepted scientific name
  Verbesina encelioides (Cav.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Verbesina encelioides (246)
  Verbesina microptera (0)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2010 Barry Breckling
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1. to 2. inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 16
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to Mexico.

How Likely at this Location (38%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Verbesina encelioides   (Cav.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex A. Gray   (TSN: 38601, Index: 507)

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