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Verbesina encelioides

Golden Crownbeard

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: disturbed areas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: lanceolate to deltoid to ovate
leaf surface3: hairy
leaf margin3: toothed
Flower color2: yellow
Flowering period2: Apr. to Nov.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Status: introduced,not naturalized
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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