Calflora
Taxon  Report   4029 
Helenium bigelovii  A. Gray
Bigelow's sneezeweed,  Sneezeweed
Helenium bigelovii
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
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Helenium bigelovii
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Helenium bigelovii
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Helenium bigelovii, 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 bigelovii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Helenium
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.9 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Heleniastrum bigelovii
TJM2: Heleniastrum occidentale
TJM2: Heleniastrum rivulare
TJM2 + PLANTS: Helenium rivulare
More information about  Helenium bigelovii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (HEBI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2017).

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