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  Helianthus pauciflorus Nutt. subsp. pauciflorus image
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Family Asteraceae
Helianthus pauciflorus Nutt. subsp. pauciflorus
few-leaved sunflower, prairie sunflower, stiff sunflower
Helianthus: derived from two Greek words helios, "sun," and anthos, "flower," in reference to the sunflower's supposed tendency to always turn toward the sun
pauciflorus: few-flowered
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial forb

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Helianthus laetiflorus Pers. var. rigidus (Cass.) Fernald
Helianthus pauciflorus Nutt. var. pauciflorus
Helianthus rigidus (Cass.) Desf.
Helianthus rigidus (Cass.) Desf. f. flavus Deam
Helianthus rigidus (Cass.) Desf. subsp. rigidus
Helianthus rigidus (Cass.) Desf. var. rigidus

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