Ambrosia grayi (A.Nelson) Shinners
  • Field & Lab. 17


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ambrosia grayi (A.Nelson) Shinners. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000086618. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2021'

General Information

Perennials, 10–30+ cm. Stems erect. Leaves mostly alternate; petioles 10–45+ mm; blades elliptic to ovate, 45–60(–100+) × 30–45(–75+) mm, usually 1–2-pinnately lobed (lobes ± lanceolate), bases cuneate, ultimate margins serrate, abaxial faces densely sericeous or strigillose (silver or grayish), adaxial faces strigillose. Pistillate heads clustered, proximal to staminates; florets (1–)2. Staminate heads: peduncles 1–2 mm; involucres saucer-shaped, 3.5–5+ mm diam., strigillose; florets 8–25(–40+). Burs: bodies ± pyriform to globose, 3–5+ mm, stipitate-glandular, spines 8–12+, scattered, stoutly conic, 0.5–1+ mm, tips straight. 2n = 36.

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