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Euthamia gymnospermoides (Texas goldentop)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Euthamia gymnospermoides

Euthamia gymnospermoides Greene

Texas Goldentop

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Euthamia camporum, Euthamia chrysothamnoides, Euthamia glutinosa, Euthamia media, Euthamia pulverulenta, Euthamia remota, Solidago camporum, Solidago chrysothamnoides, Solidago graminifolia var. gymnospermoides, Solidago graminifolia var. media, Solidago gymnospermoides, Solidago gymnospermoides var. callosa, Solidago media, Solidago moseleyi, Solidago perglabra, Solidago remota, Solidago texensis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 5 feet tall, often much shorter.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep


USA: AR , CO , CT , IA , IL , IN , KS , LA , MN , MO , ND , NE , NY , OK , SD , TN , TX , WI
Canada: ON

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-12-27
Research By: TWC Staff

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