Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Plants of Wisconsin

Vascular Plants

Name Search


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

Please direct any comments to

Thank you.

Specimen Detail Page

Institution:University of Wisconsin - Superior   Accession: SUWS016452
Family: Asteraceae Taxon: Helianthus occidentalis Riddell subsp. occidentalis   few-leaved sunflower, naked-stemmed sunflower, western sunflower
County: Polk
Location: Township of Sterling-   Governor Knowles State Forest; located on 250th Ave. dead end (toward the Trade River)
TRSQ: 36N 19W 30 S2       
Lat. Long:
Habitat: Open area surrounded by woods, direct light; few oaks scattered in the area; soil sandy.  
Collecting Event: Governor Knowles State Forest (off site)
Collector: Anderson, Derek S.  Coll. No.: 268  Coll. Date: 8/19/2002
Addl. Collectors:    
Map Icon is to within 1 mi. using Longitude -92.76504687 and Latitude 45.57800398

Botany News/Events
Book We Recommend
Historical Botanists
Other Links
Botanical Club of Wisconsin (off site)
UW-Stevens Point Biology Dept.
Plants of Wisconsin
Vascular Plants
Natural Communities
Botany News/Events
Other Links
Lichens (off site)   
Tom Volk's Fungi (off site)
Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
                          Vascular Plants
Browse by Identification Guides
Family Wildflowers
Genus Trees
Common Names Shrubs
Search by Vines
Names Aquatic-Semi aquatic
Specimens Ferns - Fern Allies
Blooming Times Grasses, Sedges, or Rushes
County & Status Other Resources  
Town Range Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
  WI Checklist & CofC Values
Browse by:
Common Name
Search by:
Copyright 2012 Permissions Contact Us Web Map