Mystery Seed of the Week 208

 This southwestern plant lives up to its name.

mystery-seed-208-101Although the seeds don’t have a lot of identifying characteristics, the leftover flower debris in the photograph might be a clue.

mystery-seed-208-1Do you recognize what plant these seeds are from? If you choose to, please leave a comment with your ideas.

New mystery seeds and Seed of the Week answers are posted on Tuesdays.


  1. Craig

    Helenium sp. (Sneezeweed)?

  2. Patrice Bender

    Where can I buy : Cooper’s Paper Daisy, Cooper’s Paper-daisy, Paper Flower, Whitestem Paperflower. I have looked all over the internet and cannot find any.

  3. Roberta

    Native Seeds in Tucson has paperflower in their wildflower mix. You might want to contact them.

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