Heliopsis

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Heliopsis
Heliopsis helianthoides.jpg
Heliopsis helianthoides
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Heliopsis
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Species

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Heliopsis (/ˌhliˈɒpsɨs/ from Greek helios for "sun" and opsis for "appearance") is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the daisy family Asteraceae,[1] native to dry prairies in North and South America.[2] The sunflower-like composite flowerheads are usually yellow, up to 8 cm (3 in) in diameter, and are borne in summer. Species are commonly called ox-eye or oxeye.[3]

Species[edit]

Heliopsis species include:

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