Taxon  Report   11114    
Verbesina encelioides  (Cav.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex A. Gray
Golden crownbeard
Verbesina encelioides
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Verbesina encelioides
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Verbesina encelioides
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Verbesina encelioides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Verbesina encelioides
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Verbesina
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Verbesina encelioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).