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California coneflower

Rudbeckia californica


The inflorescence is a usually solitary sunflower-like flower head with a base up to 6 centimeters wide lined with several ray florets, each of which are 2 to 6 centimeters long. The yellow ray florets extend outwards and then become reflexed, pointing back along the stem. The disc florets filling the button-shaped to conical to cylindrical center of the head are greenish yellow.


It can be found in moist habitat types, such as mountain meadows and streambanks.

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California, USA

Spotted on Sep 17, 2014
Submitted on Dec 23, 2014

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