Plant ID forum: What is this Daisy-like Plant?

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Meadowlark
Nov 20, 2017 11:11 AM CST
I recently stumbled across this massive shrub with these large yellow daisy-like flowers. The flower is about 5 inches wide and has a a very sweet scent...almost a mixture of gardenia and honey. Most of the leaves have 3 points to them. It is also, obviously, flowering in November, though I live in a subtropical climate. I would like to find out what it is-- any suggestions?
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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Nov 20, 2017 11:52 AM CST
Welcome!

Maybe Mexican Sunflower - Tithonia diversifolia
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Name: Tara
Jacksonville, Fl. (Zone 9a)
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terrafirma
Nov 20, 2017 4:33 PM CST
The flowers could look right...The leaves don't seem quite right....hmmm....
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A second look at those leaves....that leaf....Could very well be!
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I agree

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plantladylin
Nov 20, 2017 5:31 PM CST
I agree, the lovely Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia diversifolia)
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