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roundleaf snakeweed
Gutierrezia sphaerocephala
roundleaf snakeweed Aster Family
Gutierrezia sphaerocephala Asteraceae
common names
  roundleaf snakeweed
  round-leaf snakeweed
accepted scientific name
  Gutierrezia sphaerocephala A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Gutierrezia sphaerocephala (367)
  Xanthocephalum sphaerocephalum (22)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.25 to 0.45 inches
Number of ray petals: 10 to 15
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru end of December

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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Cal Photos (4)
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