Calflora
Taxon  Report   4050    
Helianthus niveus  (Benth.) Brandegee  ssp. canescens  (A. Gray) Heiser  
(no longer an active name)
Gray desert sunflower,  Showy sunflower
Helianthus niveus ssp. canescens, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Helianthus
Parent: Helianthus niveus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Helianthus petiolaris ssp. canescens

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Helianthus canescens
PLANTS: Helianthus canus
PLANTS: Helianthus petiolaris var. canescens
NOTE: Helianthus niveus ssp. canescens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Helianthus niveus ssp. canescens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HENIC)


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: Oct 17, 2019).