Melanthium latifolium Desr.
  • Encycl.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Melanthium latifolium Desr. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000695066. Accessed on: 07 Apr 2020'

General Information

"Much like no. 1 [Melanthium virginicum L.]; lvs oblanceolate, 3–6 cm wide; tep green or whitish, 4–7 mm, the blade equaling or slightly exceeding the claw, ruffled-undulate, deltoid-ovate, ± acute and often inflexed at the tip, the basal gland prominent; seeds 7–10 mm. Woods; Conn. to S.C. and W.Va. July, Aug. (M. hybridum, misapplied)"

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      Bibliography

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

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