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mirasol
Tithonia fruticosa
Tithonia fruticosa
mirasol Aster Family
Tithonia fruticosa Asteraceae
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common names
  mirasol
   Mexican tree sunflower
   Mexican sunflower
accepted scientific name
  Tithonia fruticosa S. Canby & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  Tithonia fruticosa (65)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2007 Patrick Alexander
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 3.5 to 5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed last week of September thru 1st week of July

Plant Showiness (100%)
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Cal Photos (17)
SEINet (5)
New Mexico Flora (3)
base map where plant found
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