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Taxon: Helianthus ciliaris DC.

Genus: Helianthus
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Heliantheae.
Nomen number: 104286
Place of publication: Prodr. 5:587. 1836
Name verified on: 08-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 32 in National Plant Germplasm System.
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  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
AR*°, AZ*°, CA*°, CO°, GA°, HI°, KS°, LA°, NM°, OK*°, SC°, TX°, WA*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • blueweed   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • blueweed sunflower   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • Texas blueweed   (Source: F GPlains ) – English
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Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: disease resistance for sunflower   (based on resistance to downy mildew, fide Helia 32:67. 2009)
  • Gene sources: pest resistance for sunflower   (based on the development of lines for resistance to Orobanche, fide Helia 32:69. 2009)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of sunflower   (based on hybrid formation with H. annuus, fide Helia 32:69. 2009)
  • Materials: potential as lipids   (due to high oil content, fide Econ Bot 45:6. 1991)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide F Ariz)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Christov, M. et al. 2009. Wild species of Helianthus L. - Sources of resistance to the parasite Orobanche cumana Wallr. Helia 32:65–74.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Giordani, T. et al. 2003. Analysis of a dehydrin encoding gene and its phylogenetic utility in Helianthus. Theor. Appl. Genet. 107:316–325.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1969. The North American sunflowers (Helianthus). Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 22(3):96–99.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Jackson, R. C. & D. P. Hauber. 1994. Quantitative cytogenetic analyses of autoploid and alloploid taxa in the Helianthus ciliaris group (Compositae). Amer. J. Bot. 81:1063–1069.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rogers, C. E. et al. 1982. Sunflower species of the United States. 22.
  • Schilling, E. E. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships in Helianthus (Asteraceae) based on nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer region sequence data. Syst. Bot. 23:177–187.
  • Schilling, E. E. 1997. Phylogenetic analysis of Helianthus (Asteraceae) based on chloroplast DNA restriction site data. Theor. Appl. Genet. 94:925–933.
  • Seed Regulatory and Testing Branch, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. 1999. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act.
  • Seiler, G. J. et al. 1991. Renewable resources from wild sunflowers (Helianthus spp., Asteraceae). Econ. Bot. 45:4–15.
  • Seiler, G. J. 2007. The potential of wild sunflower species for industrial uses. Helia 30:175–198.
  • Timme, R. E. et al. 2007. High-resolution phylogeny for Helianthus (Asteraceae) using the 18S-26S ribosomal DNA external transcribed spacer. Amer. J. Bot. 94:1837–1852.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
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