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Dubautia platyphylla

Dubautia platyphylla (A. Gray) D.D. Keck

Cinderslope Dubautia

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Dubautia platyphylla var. leptophylla, Railliardia platyphylla, Railliardia platyphylla var. leptophylla, Railliardia platyphylla var. trillioidea

USDA Symbol: DUPL2

USDA Native Status: HI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug




Bibref 1790 - Hawaiian Plant Life - Vegetation and Flora (2014) Gustafson, Robert J.; Derral R. Herbst; Philip W. ...

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Dubautia platyphylla in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Dubautia platyphylla in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Dubautia platyphylla


Record Modified: 2019-02-26
Research By: CBR

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