Ellisia nyctelea (L.) L.
  • Sp. Pl. ed. 2

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ellisia nyctelea (L.) L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000666466. Accessed on: 13 Jun 2021'

General Information

"Plants 0.5–4 dm, usually freely branched, rather sparsely strigose or in part hirsute, the petioles coarsely ciliate toward the base; lf-blades to 6 × 5 cm, with wing- margined rachis and mostly 3–6 pairs of rather narrow, entire or few-toothed lateral segments; pedicels mostly under 1 cm at anthesis, sometimes to 5 cm in fruit; cal foliaceous-accrescent, the ovate or lance- ovate lobes veiny and commonly 1 cm at maturity; cor 5–8 mm; seeds mostly 4, 2.5–3 mm; 2n=20. Moist, shaded bottoms and open fields; Mich. and Ind. to Sask. and the w. cordillera; also irregularly near the coast from s. N.Y. to Va. and occasionally adventive elsewhere in our range. May, June. (Nyctelea n.)"

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    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Sp. Pl. ed. 2

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