University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00415985
Taxon: Helenium amarum amarum (Raf.) H. Rock
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: M. Nee & G. Diggs   43905   
Date: 19 September 1993
Locality: United States, Texas, Grayson, Sneed Environmental Research Area of Austin College, 1.6 km. N of Hwy. 82, 12.5 km. W of intersection of Hwys. 82 and 1417, ca. 17 km. WNW of center of Sherman. Old ranch, rolling topography. Elev. 210 m.
33.4  -96.783333
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 24m N; 96d 47m
Habitat and Description: "Bitterweed" from the very bitter taste of the leaves. Dominant with Xanthocephalum in closely grazed pasture. Rays bright yellow; disc darker yellow.
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Record Id: e3c13507-409d-4d4f-b440-d268a0461ce6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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