Melampodium leucanthum


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Noun1.Melampodium leucanthum - bushy subshrub having flower heads that resemble asters with broad white raysMelampodium leucanthum - bushy subshrub having flower heads that resemble asters with broad white rays; found in desert areas of Arizona east to Kansas and south to Mexico
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
genus Melampodium, Melampodium - herbs and subshrubs of warm North America
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In the low and intermediate deserts, sow seeds of wildflowers: blackfoot daisy (Melampodium leucanthum), desert bluebells (Phacelia campanularia), desert globe mallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), firewheel (Gaillardia pulchella), Mexican hat (Ratibida columnifera), Mexican tulip poppy (Hunnemannia fumariifolia), and owl's clover (Orthocarpus purpurascens).
* In the low and intermediate deserts, sow seeds of wildflowers: blackfoot daisy (Melampodium leucanthum), desert bluebells (Phacelia campanularia), desert globe mallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), fire-wheel (Gaillardia pulchella), Mexican hat (Ratibida columnifera), Mexican tulip poppy (Hunnemannia fumariifolia), and owl's clover (Orthocarpus purpurascens).