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Brickellia simplex
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
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Family:
Subfamily:
Asteroideae
Tribe:
Eupatorieae
Genus:
Brickellia
Species:
B. simplex
Binomial name
Brickellia simplex
A.Gray
Synonyms
  • Coleosanthus simplex (A.Gray) Kuntze

Brickellia simplex (Sonoran brickellbush) is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family. It is native to northern Mexico (Chihuahua, Sonora, Coahuila) and the southwestern United States (New Mexico, Arizona).

Brickellia simplex is a branching shrub up to 60 cm (24 inches) tall, growing from a woody caudex. It produces many small flower heads with yellow disc florets but no ray florets.

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