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Taxon: Helenium autumnale L.

 
Genus: Helenium
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Helenieae
Nomen number: 27906
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:886. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 32 (11 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • common sneezeweed  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • sneezeweed  (Source: Intermt F) - English
  • sneezeweed    - English (Canada)
  • hélénie automnale  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • hélénie automnale   - French (Canada)
  • gewöhnliche Sonnenbraut  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • solbrud  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada [Northwest Territories]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.), Québec (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), British Columbia (s.), Manitoba (s.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (n.), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Nuevo León]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom [England (s.e.)]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand.
  3. Bierner, M. W. 1972. Taxonomy of Helenium sect. Tetrodus and a conspectus of North American Helenium (Compositae). Brittonia 24:335.
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  5. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  6. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 256-257.
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  8. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  10. Harrington, H. 1954. Manual of the plants of Colorado.
  11. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  12. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  13. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  14. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  15. Knox, J. S. et al. 1995. Tests of the genetic bases of character differences between Helenium virginicum and H. autumnale (Asteraceae) using common gardens. Syst. Bot. 20:120-131. URL: www.aspt.net/systematic-botany
  16. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  18. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  19. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  20. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  21. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  22. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  23. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980-. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  24. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  25. Sell, P. & G. Murrell. 1996-. Flora of Great Britain and Ireland.
  26. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  27. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

Check other web resources for Helenium autumnale L. :

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=27906. Accessed 15 September 2019.