Taxon  Report   4031    
Helenium puberulum  DC.
Rosilla,  Sneezeweed
Helenium puberulum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Helenium puberulum
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Helenium puberulum
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Helenium puberulum, 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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Helenium puberulum
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Genus: Helenium
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cephalophora decurrens
ICPN: Heleniastrum puberulum
ICPN: Helenium californicum
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More information about  Helenium puberulum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 18, 2019).