Vascular Plants of the Gila Wilderness

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

Hymenoxys rusbyi (Gray) Cockerell
(Rusby's Rubberweed)

Family: Asteraceae

Status: Native

Actinella rusbyi (Gray) Rydberg

Hymenoxys rusbyi is an herb of higher elevation. It is much branched high on the flowering stems. The rays and discs are yellow. It resembles Hymenoxys richardsonii except that it is a more robust, taller plant and it is more branched.
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Hymenoxys rusbyi, photo Russ Kleinman, Mogollon Mtns., Bursum Road, Aug. 5, 2007

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