Taxon  Report   4030    
Helenium bolanderi  A. Gray
Bolander's sneezeweed,  Coastal sneezeweed
Helenium bolanderi
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
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Helenium bolanderi
© 2003 Yulan Tong
Helenium bolanderi
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Helenium bolanderi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Helenium bolanderi
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Helenium
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Dugaldia grandiflora
ICPN: Heleniastrum bolanderi
ICPN + PLANTS: Helenium bigelovii var. festivum
More information about  Helenium bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).