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Wyethia  helenioides (DC.) Nutt.  trib. Heliantheae 
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FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Wyethia  helenioides (DC.) Nutt.  trib. Heliantheae
SynonymsAlarconia helenioides DC. (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude10-2000m
Description leaves white-grey, oblong-ovate to lanceolate-elliptic, usually entire, densely tomentose, glabrescent, stem leaves similar, smaller, capitula solitary, ligules 2-5cm long
Size25-40cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
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