Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Euthamia gymnospermoides Greene image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Asteraceae
Euthamia gymnospermoides Greene
Great Plains flat-topped goldenrod, Texas goldentop, viscid grass-leaved goldenrod
Euthamia: Greek for "well-crowded," from the dense inflorescence
gymnospermoides: Greek gymnos for naked, sperma for "seed," oides for like; hence like "naked seed"
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 16"-40" tall forb mostly hairless except for the rough leaf edges
Flower: head with 10-14 short, yellow rays; inflorescence flat-topped clusters of mostly stalkless heads
Fruit:dry seed on fluffy pappus
Leaf:thick, firm, linear, 1/8" wide, with 1 vein and obvious, glandular dots
Habitat: sunny shores; in sandy soil

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Flora of North America (off site)
Euthamia camporum Greene
Euthamia chrysothamnoides Greene
Euthamia glutinosa Rydb.
Euthamia media Greene
Euthamia pulverulenta Greene
Solidago camporum (Greene) A.Nelson
Solidago chrysothamnoides (Greene) Bush
Solidago graminifolia (L.) Salisb. var. gymnospermoides (Greene) Croat
Solidago graminifolia (L.) Salisb. var. media (Greene) S.K.Harris
Solidago gymnospermoides (Greene) Fernald
Solidago gymnospermoides (Greene) Fernald var. callosa S.K.Harris
Solidago media (Greene) Bush
Solidago moseleyi Fernald
Solidago perglabra Friesner
Solidago texensis Friesner

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