Bidens aurea (Aiton) Sherff, Bot. Gaz. 59: 313 1915. (syn: Bidens arguta Kunth; Bidens arguta var. luxurians (Willd.) DC.; Bidens aurea var. wrightii (A. Gray) Sherff; Bidens decolorata Kunth; Bidens ferulifolia (Jacq.) DC.; Bidens heterophylla Orteg.; Bidens heterophylla var. wrightii A. Gray (ambiguous synonym); Bidens longifolia DC.; Bidens luxurians Willd.; Bidens serrulata (Poir.) Desf. (ambiguous synonym); Bidens tetragona (Cerv.) DC.; Bidens warszewicziana Regel; Coreopsis ambigua Nutt.; Coreopsis arguta Pursh; Coreopsis aurea Ait.; Coreopsis coronata Walt. (ambiguous synonym); Coreopsis ferulifolia Jacq.; Coreopsis incurva Moench; Coreopsis lucida Cav. (ambiguous synonym); Coreopsis nitida Cav.; Coreopsis tetragona Cerv. ex La Llave & Lex.; Coreopsis trichosperma var. aurea (Ait.) Nutt.; Diodonta aurea (Ait.) Nutt.; Diodonta leptophylla Nutt.; Diodonta mitis Nutt.; Helianthus tetragonus (Cerv.) Moc. ex DC.; Kerneria ferulifolia (Jacq.) Cass.);          
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Requesting to please ID this plant captured with yellow flowers in a cultivated garden in Ooty, Tamil Nadu in November 2013.

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It somewhat resembles Bidens bipinnata. Not sure but.   Regards  Vijayasankar——————————————————————- Vijayasankar Raman, Ph.D. National Center for Natural Products Research University of Mississippi
It somewhat resembles Bidens bipinnata. Not sure but.

I do not think it is Bidens

Pl. check with images at Cosmos sulphureus Cav. 

Appears close to images at Bidens aurea

Requesting to please ID this plant captured in a cultivated garden in Ooty, Tamil Nadu in November 2013.

this herb is commonly seen in the gardens and roadsides of Ooty

This seems to be a duplicate post to Bangalore-Ooty November 2013 :: Requesting ID of this plant at Ooty :: 15122013 :: ARK-16

It has been identified as Bidens aurea.

Bidens ferulifolia (Jacq.) DC.
Common name: Fern-leaf Bidens
Cultivated herb with pinnate or bipinnate leaves with linear leaflets; heads 2.5 cm across, in corymbose heads, bright yellow
Photographed from California.

Bidens ferulifolia from California-GS18032020-3 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Bidens ferulifolia  (Jacq.) DC.

Common name: Fern-leaved beggarticks 
Ornamental herb with with bipinnate leaves with very narrow fern-like segments and yellow flower-heads 2.5-3 cm across.
Clicked from Fremont California. 




Plant for ID-PC-10-11.09.2015 : 8 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (2)

here is a small herb from a shop, Wetter, Germany. Please identify it.

May be Bidens Species.

… thanks a lot. The plant in question is Biden ferulifolia.

interesting plant. was there a definitive label provided ? 

Can you look at Bidens ferulifolia “Peter’s Gold Carpet”?

Thanks … It looks like Bidens ferulifolia :”Peter’s Gold Carpet”.


Small bright yellow flowers seen in San Francisco on 1/10/14.

Bidens ferulifolia ref … post from California?

efi page on Bidens ferulifolia 


Requesting to please ID this plant captured growing wild in Ooty in November 2013.

Could this be Bidens aurea as well?   

Thanks, …  Efi site page available at 

I think appears close as per images at Bidens aurea (Aiton) Sherff

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