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Genus: Hymenoxys

Hymenoxys Species in
Family: Asteraceae

Approximately 28 species of annuals and perennials from western North America to Argentina. The perennial species have simple or dissected, mainly basal leaves in rosettes and daisy-like flowerheads singly or in clusters.


Some of the perennial species from North America are attractive, showy and hardy and well worth trying in scree or raised beds. Propagation by seed when ripe or spring.