Calflora
Taxon  Report   9996    
Heterotheca subaxillaris  (Lam.) Britton & Rusby
Camphorweed
Heterotheca subaxillaris
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
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Heterotheca subaxillaris
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Heterotheca subaxillaris
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Heterotheca subaxillaris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Heterotheca subaxillaris
© © 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Heterotheca
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chrysopsis scabra
PLANTS: Heterotheca subaxillaris var. procumbens
PLANTS: Heterotheca subaxillaris var. petiolaris
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More information about  Heterotheca subaxillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (HESU3)

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).