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Porter's Sunflower (Helianthus porteri)

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Helianthus Porteri, or more commonly know as Porter's Sunflower, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Helianthus. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Helianthus Porteri or Porter's Sunflower's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Helianthus
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)




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