Smallhead Sneezeweed (Helenium microcephalum)

Smallhead Sneezeweed (Helenium Microcephalum)
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Helenium Microcephalum, or more commonly know as Smallhead Sneezeweed, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Helenium. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Helenium Microcephalum or Smallhead Sneezeweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Helenium
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW- FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 6(FACW-) 7(FACW*)

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