Helianthus silphioides

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Helianthus silphioides
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Photo of Helianthus silphioides taken by Steve Brewer
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta - Flowering plants
Class: Magnoliopsida - Dicotyledons
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Helianthus
Species: H. silphioides
Binomial name
Helianthus silphioides
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Natural range of Helianthus silphioides from USDA NRCS Plant Database

Common name: Rosinweed sunflower

Taxonomic notes

Synonym: Helianthus atrorubens Linnaeus var. pubescens Kuntze


Clonal perennial



Fire ecology

Responds favorably to overstory thinning and fire in oak-hickory woodlands in north Mississippi (Steve_Brewer).

Conservation and management

Cultivation and restoration

Photo Gallery

References and notes