Echinops lanatus C.Jeffrey & Mesfin


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Echinops lanatus C.Jeffrey & Mesfin. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000044518. Accessed on: 02 Jun 2020'

Morphology

Perennial herb 0.6–1 m high; stems densely white-woolly throughout, but proximally dark purple with dark hairs.

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    Leaves spiny, pinnatisect, 4–40 cm long, 1–18 cm wide, base amplexicaul-auriculate, lobes and lobules triangular with sharp pungent spines, thinly arachnoid-pubescent with scattered glandular hairs above, densely woolly beneath.

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    Achenes cylindric, densely appressed-hispid with ascending hairs, 9–10 mm long; pappus of numerous basally connate scales 1–2 mm long, ciliolate.

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    Capitula 40–45 mm long in globose synflorescences 4–7 cm in diameter; stalks of synflorescence 0–4 cm long; phyllaries oblanceolate, 10–34 mm long, the outermost hispid and ciliate, ending in a laciniate tuft.

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    Corolla white, tube 8–14 mm long, glandular-hairy, lobes 7–10 mm long.

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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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