Gutierrezia sarothrae

Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby

Broom Matchweed

Protologue: Trans. New York Acad. Sci. 7: 10 (1887)

Pronunciation: Gu-ti-er-rè-zi-a sa-rò-thrae
Etymology: after Pedro Gutierrez, Spanish botanist, 1800s + Gr. saron, broom

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Gutierrezia sarothrae in the field
Gutierrezia sarothrae
Whole plant, a subshrub.

Gutierrezia sarothrae leaves and flowers
Gutierrezia sarothrae
Note linear leaves & yellow-flowered radiate heads, with ray & disk flowers.
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