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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
Sacramento California (Zone 9b)
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HamiltonSquare
Dec 25, 2015 2:13 PM CST
I like this and wondered and searched without success. Senecio?
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Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
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porkpal
Dec 25, 2015 7:16 PM CST
Could it be a Cowpen Daisy?
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Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
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frostweed
Dec 26, 2015 8:58 AM CST
I don't know what it is but I don't think it is Cowpen Daisy, although the foliage resembles it, just a lot shorter. Smiling Smiling
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jmorth
Dec 30, 2015 11:38 AM CST
Vigethia mexicana ? (a way out there guess)
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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
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HamiltonSquare
Dec 30, 2015 1:56 PM CST
The leaf edge on my mystery are too irregularly toothed for Vigethia. The flowers also bloom all the way up the stalk. I did manage to pilfer a seed head but it hasn't help me in an ID yet. Cowpen Daisy (Ximenesia encelioides) is out. It has notched petals. I'll keep looking and leave this thread open for a little longer. I tip my hat to you.

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Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
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porkpal
Dec 30, 2015 4:24 PM CST
By all means. We love a mystery.
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
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JRsbugs
Dec 30, 2015 4:37 PM CST
Heterotheca grandiflora .. or similar.

http://media.eol.org/pages/578180/overview

http://media.eol.org/collections/104835?page=2

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Heterotheca+grandiflora&so...

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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
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HamiltonSquare
Dec 30, 2015 6:52 PM CST
Heterotheca grandiflora look just right. Thanks Janet I think your right on the money. You need to add uber or dupper or both to your moniker. Super-duper uber sleuth. I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
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JRsbugs
Dec 30, 2015 7:24 PM CST
I tip my hat to you. The eol link I came upon by searching "Sacramento Asteraceae".

Uber I might agree with, not sure about dupper though. Rolling on the floor laughing

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Dupper
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Dec 30, 2015 8:10 PM CST
Reminds me of Balsamroot:

Arrow-leaved Balsamroot (Balsamorhiza sagittata)

Arrowleaf Balsamroot http://uswildflowers.com/detail.php?SName=Balsamorhiza%20sag...

http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=balsamroot&qpvt=Balsamro...
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
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JRsbugs
Dec 30, 2015 8:24 PM CST
Lin ...

https://sbwildflowers.wordpress.com/wildflowers/asteraceae/h...

https://www.flickr.com/photos/treebeard/15401677648

Name: Sherry
Northern California
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wcgypsy
Dec 30, 2015 10:08 PM CST
Good Job!
I could be wrong...
and.....
"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Dec 31, 2015 10:25 AM CST
Oops, sorry ... I didn't see where it had already been identified as Heterotheca: http://garden.org/plants/search/text.php?q=Heterotheca&butto... I tend to not see posts at times or skip right past a few. *Blush*
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Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Dec 31, 2015 12:18 PM CST
I see this is marked as "Identified"...was the final decision Heterotheca grandiflora? or something else? Thank You!
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
Sacramento California (Zone 9b)
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HamiltonSquare
Dec 31, 2015 3:51 PM CST
HamiltonSquare said:Heterotheca grandiflora look just right. Thanks Janet I think your right on the money. You need to add uber or dupper or both to your moniker. Super-duper uber sleuth. I tip my hat to you.


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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Dec 31, 2015 4:29 PM CST
I agree Super-duper uber sleuth! I for one am so grateful for Janet's help ... Miss Janet, you are AwEsOmE!!!
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Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
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JRsbugs
Dec 31, 2015 5:38 PM CST
I tip my hat to you. *Blush* Sticking tongue out
Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
Sacramento California (Zone 9b)
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HamiltonSquare
Dec 31, 2015 6:11 PM CST
Hamilton Square Garden, Historic City Cemetery, Sacramento California.
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