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Digital Herbaria

Helianthus annuus

Helianthus annuus L.

Common Sunflower, Annual Sunflower

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: HEAN3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (I), HI (I), PR (I), CAN (I), SPM (I)

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Specimen & Label Data

Helianthus annuus

Common Sunflower


Location: N side of Canyon Lake, 880 Military Dr., Canyon Lake Island.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Plentiful in colonies on dry limestone soil, in full sun.

Description: Flower heads 2-4" dia. Rays yellow, disc flowers brown.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: July 24, 1992
Specimen number: 79

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0256
Accession Date: Nov. 22, 1992
Accession Number: 19

Annotations: SCXRC

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