Taxon  Report   4052 
Helianthus nuttallii  Torrey & A. Gray
Nuttall's sunflower
Helianthus nuttallii
© 2013 Steve Matson
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Helianthus nuttallii
© 1999 Larry Blakely
Helianthus nuttallii
© 1999 Larry Blakely
Helianthus nuttallii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Helianthus nuttallii
© 1999 Larry Blakely
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Helianthus nuttallii
Jepson eFlora

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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