Taxon  Report   4056    
Heliomeris hispida  (A. Gray) Cockerell
Hairy golden eye,  Rough false goldeneye
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Heliomeris hispida, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Genus: Heliomeris
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gymnolomia hispida var. ciliata
PLANTS: Gymnolomia hispida
PLANTS: Viguiera ciliata
More information about  Heliomeris hispida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 17, 2019).