Jerusalem Artichoke – Helianthus tuberosus – Added to USWildflowers Database

Jerusalem Artichoke, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (10/13/2011.) Scientific name is Helianthus tuberosus.  It is also known by the common names Jerusalem Sunflower, Sunchoke, and Girasole .  Photo below was taken in Walker County, Ga on September 24, 2011.   Go to the Jerusalem Artichoke detail page for more photos and information.

Jerusalem Artichoke, Jerusalem Sunflower, Sunchoke, Girasole - Helianthus tuberosus

Jerusalem Artichoke, Jerusalem Sunflower, Sunchoke, Girasole - Helianthus tuberosus

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