Chrysactinia mexicana

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Scientific Name Chrysactinia mexicana USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Damianita ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Asteraceae (Sunflower) Wildflower Center Ref.
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Description Short, shrubby perennial 8 to 16 inches tall; many alternate, linear leaves 1/4 to 3/8 inch long on stems, aromatic when crushed; 12 three-toothed ray petals in each single yellow flowerhead that is about 3/4 inch across or less, rising above the foliage. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist. Texas Status

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