Vascular Plants of the Gila Wilderness

Presented in Association with the
Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences

Viguiera dentata (Cavanilles) Sprengel
(Giant Goldeneye, Toothed Goldeneye)

Family: Asteraceae

Status: Native

Helianthus dentatus Cavanilles
Viguiera texana Torrey & Gray

Viguiera dentata has flowers which are similar to other Viguieras, with yellow disc and ray flowers. However, it has larger leaves than other Viguieras. The leaves are triangular in shape and toothed.
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Viguiera dentata, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., Saddlerock Cyn., July 11, 2007

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