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Southern Tarplant
Centromadia parryi

Other scientific names: Hemizonia australis.

Family: Asteraceae (radiate) (SUNFLOWER).
Other common names: pappose tarweed, Parry's tarplant, Parry's false tarplant, Parry's tarweed, Parry's spikeweed.
Generic common name: SPIKEWEED, CENTROMADIA, FALSE TARPLANT.

Saline vernal pool Northeast of the Bard Reservoir, Nov 2013.

Characteristics: Native, Yellow, Medium, Clusters, Simple, Herbaceous, Annual, Early Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Fall.

Status: CNPS List 1B.1.
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A sad looking flower; so far seen locally only late in the season

















ID appears to be Centromadia parryi ssp. australis



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