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Hymenoxys bigelovii
Scientific classification
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Genus:
Hymenoxys
Species:
H. bigelovii
Binomial name
Hymenoxys bigelovii
(A.Gray) K.F.Parker 1950
Synonyms
  • Actinella bigelovii A. Gray 1853
  • Actinea bigelovii (A. Gray) A. Nelson
  • Macdougalia bigelovii (A. Gray) A. Heller

Hymenoxys bigelovii is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Bigelow's rubberweed . It is native to the states of Arizona, Utah, and New Mexico in the southwestern United States.

Hymenoxys bigelovii is a perennial herb up to 70 cm (28 in) tall. Leaves have very narrow lobes resembling branching threads. One plant will generally produce 1-5 flower heads, each head with 13–15 ray flowers and 100–250 disc flowers.

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