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Sanvitalia ocymoides DC.

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Name: Sanvitalia ocymoides DC.
Nomencl. ref.: Prodr. [A. P. de Candolle] 5: 628. 1836 [1-10 Oct 1836]

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Common names

US name U.S. name: yellow creeping zinnia

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Annual

= Calyptocarpus blepharolepis B.L. Rob.

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Sanvitalia ocymoides DC.
Map for Sanvitalia ocymoides DC.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Sanvitalia

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