Ambrosia eriocentra (A.Gray) W.W.Payne
  • J. Arnold Arbor. 45


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ambrosia eriocentra (A.Gray) W.W.Payne. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000137410. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2021'

General Information

Shrubs, 30–80(–120+) cm. Stems erect. Leaves mostly alternate; petioles 0–2 mm; blades (± white abaxially) elliptic, lance-linear, or rhombic, 10–40(–60) × 5–15(–40) mm, bases ± cuneate, margins irregularly toothed to ± laciniate, abaxial faces densely strigillose, adaxial faces tomentulose and pilosulous. Pistillate heads clustered, proximal to staminates; florets 1. Staminate heads: peduncles 0–0.5 mm; involucres saucer-shaped to shallowly cup-shaped, 4–8+ mm diam., tomentulose and/or pilose; florets 12–25+. Burs: bodies obconic to fusiform, 3–5+ mm, densely villous and stipitate-glandular, spines 12–20+, scattered or mostly distal, ± subulate, 3–4 mm, tips straight. 2n = 36.

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