Ambrosia chamissonis (Less.) Greene


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ambrosia chamissonis (Less.) Greene. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000000787. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2021'

General Information

Perennials, 50–150(–350+) cm. Stems prostrate or decumbent. Leaves mostly alternate; petioles 15–30(–45+) mm; blades rounded-deltate to ovate or obovate, 20–45(–70+) × 10–25(–50+) mm overall, not lobed or 1–2(–3)-pinnately lobed, bases cuneate, ultimate margins entire or toothed, abaxial and adaxial faces strigillose to sericeous. Pistillate heads clustered, proximal to staminates; florets 1. Staminate heads: peduncles 0.5–2 mm; involucres shallowly cup-shaped, 4–6+ mm diam., strigillose; florets 8–25(–50). Burs: bodies fusiform to ± pyriform, 4–7+ mm, ± strigillose to pilosulous, spines 8–16+, scattered, stoutly conic or flattened- to triquetrous-subulate, 0.5–1.5+ mm, tips straight. 2n = 36.

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