curlycup gumweed

Grindelia squarrosa

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Grindelia squarrosa, also known as a curly-top gumweed or curlycup gumweed, is a small North American biennial or short-lived perennial plant.

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The scientific name for Curlycup Gumweed is Grindelia Squarrosa. The Curlycup Gumweed is a yellow flower that is about an inch wide. The Curlycup Gumweed is a foot tall. The sessile leaves are slightly serrated which helps the plant stand up and tilt itself to the sun.

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