Heterotheca grandiflora

Telegraph weed

  • Height:   above 5 ft
  • Life Cycle:   biennial
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   small, 1/4 - 1 in
  • Flower Type:   solitary
  • Bloom Type:   year round
  • Flower Color:   yellow
  • Native to California:   YES
  • California Range:   coast - inland
  • Water Requirements:   low
  • Average Live Seed per Bulk Pound:   216,150
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Taxon report data from Calflora

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Heterotheca grandiflora

Common Name:Telegraph weed

Heterotheca grandiflora, a dicot, is a annual, perennial herb that is native to California.

US Distribution:California
Plant Community(s):Sagebrush Scrub, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat:
Family:Asteraceae

Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

Alameda, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, ContraCosta, El Dorado, Fresno, Kings, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Mariposa, Napa, Orange, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yuba

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

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