Cichorium endivia L.
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Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Cichorium endivia L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000121598. Accessed on: 29 Oct 2020'

Morphology

Collected in Nairobi in 1902 ( Whyte !), at Simba R. in Tanzania’s Masai/Mbulu District in 1902 ( Kassner 639!) and on Kilimanjaro at Marangu in 1893 ( Volkens 1439!)

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    Pappus of a small rim of scales to 2 mm long

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    Stalks of individual capitula widened just below the capitulum

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    Leaves with spinulose-dentate margins

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    Uses

    Cultivated as a leaf vegetable

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