Taxon: Helianthus petiolaris Nutt.

 
Genus: Helianthus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Heliantheae
Nomen number: 27937
Place of publication: J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 2:115. 1821
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 32 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • lesser sunflower  (Source: F BritStace) - English
  • petioled sunflower   - English
  • plains sunflower  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • prairie sunflower  (Source: Comp Louis) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: cytoplasmic male sterility for sunflower (fide Sunflower sp. U.S. 12. 1982)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of sunflower (fide Evolution 63:2061. 2009)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Missouri, - Nebraska, - North Dakota, - Oklahoma, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Montana, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas, - Louisiana
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - Saskatchewan, - Alberta, - Manitoba

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • East Europe: Lithuania
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina

  • Adventive:

  • Europe

    • East Europe: Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic
    • Northern Europe: Norway; United Kingdom

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  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
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  • Kane, N. C. et al. 2009. Comparative genomic and population genetic analyses indicate highly porous genomes and high levels of gene flow between divergent Helianthus species (Evolution) 63:2061-2075.
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  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image