Calflora
Taxon  Report   4029    
Helenium bigelovii  A. Gray
Bigelow's sneezeweed,  Sneezeweed
Helenium bigelovii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Helenium

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Ultramafic affinity: 2.9; (strong indicator)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Heleniastrum bigelovii
JEF: Heleniastrum occidentale
JEF: Heleniastrum rivulare
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More information about  Helenium bigelovii

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 29, 2020).