Helianthus annuus

Family:ASTERACEAE
Species:Helianthus annuus L.
Common Name:COMMON SUNFLOWER
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, FAC (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus Helianthus
Species Helianthus annuus L. - COMMON SUNFLOWER

Citation

Citation HELIANTHUS ANNUUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 904. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: Tabernaemontanus, Eicones Pl. 793, "Corona solis I". 1590). Lectotypified by C. Jeffrey, Bot. Mag. 182: 33. 1978.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Citrus FLAS  
Collier USF  
Duval FLAS  
Franklin FLAS  
Gadsden USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Lake FLAS  
Lee USF  
Leon FSU  
Manatee USF  
Marion FLAS  
Miami-Dade FLAS  
Monroe Keys FTG  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Polk FLAS  
Santa Rosa FLAS  
Sarasota USF  
St. Lucie FTG  
Walton UWFP  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Helianthus platycephalus Helianthus platycephalus Cassini, in Cuvier, Dict. Sci. Nat. 20: 352. 1821, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Helianthus annuus Linnaeus 1753. 
Helianthus annuus forma fallax Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, forma fallax B. Boivin, Naturaliste Canad. 87: 35. 1960. TYPE: CANADA: Saskatchewan: Assinniboia: Forget, 28 Aug 1949, Boivin & Breitung 6940 (holotype: DAO).
Helianthus annuus forma lenticularis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, forma lenticularis (Douglas ex Lindley) B. Boivin, Naturaliste Canad. 87: 35. 1960.BASIONYM: Helianthus lenticularis Douglas ex Lindley 1829. 
Helianthus annuus forma silvester Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, forma silvester Thellung, Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 64: 799. 1919. TYPE: SWITZERLAND:
Helianthus annuus subsp. jaegeri Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, subsp. jaegeri (Heiser) Heiser, Contr. Dudley Herb. 4: 317. 1955.BASIONYM: Helianthus jaegeri Heiser 1948. 
Helianthus annuus subsp. lenticularis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, subsp. lenticularis (Douglas ex Lindley) Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 284. 1914; Amer. Naturalist 49: 611. 1915.BASIONYM: Helianthus lenticularis Douglas ex Lindley 1829. 
Helianthus annuus subsp. texanus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, subsp. texanus Heiser, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 51: 299. 1954. TYPE: TEXAS: Uvalde Co.: Frio River W of Knippa, 17 Jul 1949, Heiser 3062 (holotype: IND).
Helianthus annuus var. apicalis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. apicalis Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. aridus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. aridus (Rydberg) Cockerell, Amer. Naturalist 49: 611. 1915.BASIONYM: Helianthus aridus Rydberg 1905. 
Helianthus annuus var. basalis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. basalis Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. chloranthus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. chloranthus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. chrysanthemoides Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. chrysanthemoides Cockerell, Amer. Naturalist 49: 617. 1915. TYPE: COLORADO:
Helianthus annuus var. convolutus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. convolutus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. coronatus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. coronatus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 32: 384. 1910. TYPE: COLORADP: Boulder Co.: Near Boulder,
Helianthus annuus var. dilutus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. dilutus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. flavobasis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. flavobasis Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. haageanus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. haageanus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. indicus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. indicus (Linnaeus) de Candolle, Prodr. 5: 585. 1836.BASIONYM: Helianthus indicus Linnaeus 1753. 
Helianthus annuus var. latibasis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. latibasis Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. lenticularis Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. lenticularis (Douglas ex Lindley) Steyermark, Rhodora 62: 132. 1960.BASIONYM: Helianthus lenticularis Douglas ex Lindley 1829. 
Helianthus annuus var. macrocarpus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. macrocarpus (de Candolle) Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 409. 1914.BASIONYM: Helianthus macrocarpus de Candolle 1840. 
Helianthus annuus var. macrophyllus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. macrophyllus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. niger Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. niger Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 708. 1914.  
Helianthus annuus var. pallescens Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. pallescens Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. passiflora Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. passiflora Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. plenus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. plenus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. praecox Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. praecox Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. primulinus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. primulinus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 38: 312. 1913.  
Helianthus annuus var. pumilus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. pumilus de Candolle, Prodr. 5: 585. 1836.  
Helianthus annuus var. reversus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. reversus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. revolutus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. revolutus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. ruberrimus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. ruberrimus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 708. 1914.  
Helianthus annuus var. selene Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. selene Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 284. 1914.  
Helianthus annuus var. semivinosus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. semivinosus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. simplex Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. simplex Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. striatiflorus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. striatiflorus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. sulfureus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. sulfureus Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus annuus var. texanus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. texanus (Heiser) Shinners, Sida 1: 377. 1964.BASIONYM: Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, subsp. texanus Heiser 1954. 
Helianthus annuus var. tortuosus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. tortuosus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 38: 313. 1913.  
Helianthus annuus var. trizonatus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. trizonatus Cockerell, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 64: 186. 1918.  
Helianthus annuus var. vinosissimus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. vinosissimus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 709. 1914.  
Helianthus annuus var. vinosus Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. vinosus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 38: 313. 1913.  
Helianthus annuus var. vulgaris Helianthus annuus Linnaeus, var. vulgaris Alefeld, Landw. Fl. 172. 1866.  
Helianthus aridus Helianthus aridus Rydberg, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32: 127. 1905. TYPE: MONTANA: Cascade Co.: Great Falls, 1885, Anderson s.n. (holotype: NY?).
Helianthus cirrhoides Helianthus cirrhoides Lehmann, Hamburger Garten-Blumenzeitung 8: 458. 1852.  
Helianthus colossus Helianthus colossus Kunze, in Otto & A. Dietrich, Allg. Gartenzeitung 7: 43. 1839.  
Helianthus erythrocarpus Helianthus erythrocarpus Bartling, Linnaea 14(Litt. Ber.): 125. 1840.  
Helianthus grandiflorus Helianthus grandiflorus Wenderoth, Index Sem. Hort. Acad. Marburg. 1835; Linnaea 11(Litt.): 92. 1837, non Jussieu ex Persoon 1807.  
Helianthus indicus Helianthus indicus Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 117. 1767. TYPE: Cult. in Egypt, without data (lectotype: Tabernaemontanus, New Vollk. Kraeuterb. 1147. 1664). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis & Turland, Taxon 47: 362. 1998.
Helianthus jaegeri Helianthus jaegeri Heiser, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 75: 513. 1948. TYPE: CALIFORNIA: San Bernardino Co.: Near Soda on Soda Dry Lake, 25 Sep 1946, Jaeger s.n. (holotype: POM).
Helianthus lenticularis Helianthus lenticularis Douglas ex Lindley, Edward's Bot. Reg. 15: pl. 1265. 1829.  
Helianthus lenticularis var. primulinus Helianthus lenticularis Douglas ex Lindley, var. primulinus Cockerell, Science, ser. 2. 40: 284. 1914.  
Helianthus lindheimerianus Helianthus lindheimerianus Scheele, Linnaea 22: 159. 1849. TYPE: TEXAS:
Helianthus macrocarpus Helianthus macrocarpus de Candolle, Mém. Soc. Phys. Nat. Gèneve 7: not. 8. 1840.  
Helianthus ovatus Helianthus ovatus Lehmann, Index Sem. Hort. Hamburt 16. 1828.  
Helianthus tubaeformis Helianthus tubaeformis Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 2: 177. 1818, non Ortega 1800.