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shortleaf alpinegold
Hulsea brevifolia
shortleaf alpinegold Aster Family
Hulsea brevifolia Asteraceae
common names
  shortleaf alpinegold
  shortleaf hulsea
accepted scientific name
  Hulsea brevifolia A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Hulsea brevifolia (140)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.0 to 1.4 inches
Number of ray petals: 10 to 23
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of June thru end of August

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (44)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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Native Plant Status
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