Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet var. scabra (Dunal) Fernald image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Asteraceae
Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet var. scabra (Dunal) Fernald
false sunflower, ox-eye, sunflower-everlasting
Heliopsis: from Greek helios for "sun" and opsis for "appearance"
helianthoides: from Greek for "like Helianthus" or the sunflower
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial forb

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Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet subsp. occidentalis T.R.Fisher
Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet subsp. scabra (Dunal) T.R.Fisher
Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet var. occidentalis (T.R.Fisher) Steyerm.
Heliopsis minor (Hook.) C.Mohr
Heliopsis scabra Dunal

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