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canyon sunflower
Venegasia carpesioides
canyon sunflower Aster Family
Venegasia carpesioides Asteraceae
common name
  canyon sunflower
accepted scientific name
  Venegasia carpesioides DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Venegasia carpesioides (1225)
family name
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.5 to 3.0 inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 34
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of January thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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