Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Close-up Helenium virginicum, Virginia sneezeweed flower.
Helenium virginicum. Photo by Steve Croy.

Close-up Helenium virginicum, Virginia sneezeweed plant.
Helenium virginicum. Photo by Steve Croy.

Helenium virginicum, Virginia sneezeweed habitat.
Helenium virginicum habitat. Photo by Irvine Wilson, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation.

Helenium virginicum, Virginia sneezeweed, range map.
Helenium virginicum range map.

Helenium virginicum, Virginia sneezeweed

This rare plant is restricted to seasonally inundated sinkhole ponds and meadows.

ESA Status

Visit the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Species Profile link below for links to listing and other USFWS documents.

Threats

  • Residential development
  • Incompatible agricultural practices
  • Filling and ditching of its wetland habitat
  • Other disruptions of its habitat and the hydrology that maintains it

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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