Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16906 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Helenium autumnale L.
Common name   common sneezeweed
Collector(s)
Steve Hegji   0231  
Coll. Date 27 July 2013 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality ca. 0.5 km SE of Lehi Main Exit of I-15, behind shopping center;
     Elev.: 4546 ft. (1386 m.)
Habitat Notes unused marshy field. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 23'  1.6" N, 111° 49'  14.89" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Helenium autumnale L.

Common Name(s): bitterweed, common sneezeweed, fall sneezeweed, false sunflower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36006, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Helenium
                                        Species: Helenium autumnale
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 16906a1.jpg specimen image: 16906b1.jpg specimen image: 16906s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04559s2.jpg 
04559
specimen image: 04561s2.jpg 
04561
specimen image: 07908s2.jpg 
07908

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13022 Agrostis stolonifera      "creeping bentgrass" 807 ft. W
16904 Asclepias incarnata      "swamp milkweed" 181 ft. SW
13023 Asclepias incarnata      "swamp milkweed" 807 ft. W
13206 Asclepias incarnata      "swamp milkweed" 807 ft. W
13028 Bromus inermis      "smooth brome" 807 ft. W
05189 Campanula rapunculoides      "rampion bellflower" same section
13026 Carex utriculata      "Northwest Territory sedge" 807 ft. W
13024 Castilleja exilis     807 ft. W
13622 Centaurea solstitialis      "yellow star-thistle" 1.3 mi. SE
14064 Cleome serrulata      "Rocky Mountain beeplant" 1336 ft. E
15290 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 1.7 mi. N
05190 Daucus carota  subsp. carota   "Queen Anne's lace" same section
00440 Elaeagnus angustifolia      "Russian olive" 1 mi. S
05511 Eleusine indica      "India goosegrass" 1.3 mi. SW
13030 Elymus trachycaulus  subsp. trachycaulus   "slender wheatgrass" 807 ft. W
00232 Equisetum laevigatum      "smooth horsetail" 1 mi. S
05316 Eragrostis cilianensis      "stinkgrass" same section
05510 Eragrostis pectinacea      "tufted lovegrass" same section
14065 Eupatorium maculatum      "spotted trumpetweed" 1086 ft. E
04738 Glycyrrhiza lepidota  var. lepidota  same section
09845 Helianthus nuttallii      "Nuttall's sunflower" 1.2 mi. E
16802 Helianthus nuttallii      "Nuttall's sunflower" 1.2 mi. E
04736 Helianthus nuttallii      "Nuttall's sunflower" same section
10843 Hibiscus trionum      "flower-of-an-hour" same section
13027 Juncus ensifolius  var. montanus  807 ft. W
04574 Juncus torreyi      "Torrey's rush" 1.3 mi. SW
14085 Lactuca serriola      "prickly lettuce" 1.4 mi. E
08539 Lemna valdiviana      "valdivia duckweed" 1 mi. S
04735 Mentha spicata      "spearmint" same section
04573 Muhlenbergia asperifolia      "scratchgrass" 1.3 mi. SW
16905 Nepeta cataria      "catnip" 168 ft. SW
04737 Oenothera elata      "Hooker's evening primrose" same section
16907 Persicaria maculosa     187 ft. S
00263 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" 1 mi. S
00443 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" 1 mi. S
00512 Rumex obtusifolius      "bitter dock" 1 mi. S
05191 Saponaria officinalis      "bouncingbet" same section
04575 Scirpus pungens  var. longispicatus  1.3 mi. SW
02839 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" 1.5 mi. NE
05704 Sonchus arvensis      "field sowthistle" 936 ft. E
14066 Sonchus uliginosus      "moist sowthistle" 1086 ft. E
13213 Sonchus uliginosus      "moist sowthistle" 807 ft. W
13029 Sonchus uliginosus      "moist sowthistle" 807 ft. W
00357 Tamarix chinensis      "five-stamen tamarisk" 1 mi. S
02929 Tribulus terrestris      "puncturevine" 1.2 mi. E
14067 Verbena hastata      "swamp verbena" 1086 ft. E
13025 Verbena hastata      "swamp verbena" 807 ft. W
13240 Verbena hastata      "swamp verbena" 807 ft. W

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mitchells Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2691 ft. NE   Lehi 
Mill Pond (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. SW 4524  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 4584  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 4613  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. E 4620  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 4646  Lehi 
Shelley School (School) Utah County, UT 1 mi. E 4620  Lehi 
Lehi High School (School) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4554  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 4600  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 4557  Lehi 
Faith Independent Baptist Church (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 4590  Pelican Point 
American Fork Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. E 4702  Lehi 
Pioneer Memorial Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. E 4633  Lehi 
Cedar Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 4580  Pelican Point 
Community Presbyterian Church (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 4610  Lehi 
Sego Lily School (School) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 4584  Lehi 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. E 4636  Lehi 
American Fork Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 4600  Lehi 
Robinson Park (Park) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 4603  Lehi 

Links

Taxon Links for species Helenium autumnale  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Helenium+autumnale

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