Taxon  Report   4026 
Helenium autumnale  L.
Common sneezeweed
Helenium autumnale
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
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Helenium autumnale
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Helenium autumnale
© 1996 Christopher L. Christie
Helenium autumnale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Helenium autumnale
© 2004 Nick Kurzenko
Genus: Helenium
Sagebrush Scrub, Alkali Sink, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Heleniastrum autumnale
TJM2: Helenium montanum
TJM2: Helenium macranthum
TJM2: Helenium latifolium
TJM2: Helenium huronense
TJM2: Helenium grandiflorum
TJM2: Helenium edwardsianum
TJM2: Helenium canaliculatum
TJM2: Helenium autumnale var. parviflorum
TJM2: Helenium autumnale var. montanum
TJM2: Helenium autumnale var. grandiflorum
TJM2: Helenium autumnale var. fylesii
TJM2: Helenium autumnale var. canaliculatum
TJM2: Helenium altissimum
TJM2: Helenium parviflorum
More information about  Helenium autumnale
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 23, 2018).

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