Gomphrena nealleyi J.M.Coult. & Fisher
  • Bot. Gaz.
  • Nealley’s globe-amaranth

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Gomphrena nealleyi J.M.Coult. & Fisher. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000706140. Accessed on: 31 Mar 2020'

General Information

Plants perennial, not cespitose, 1-4 dm; roots primary, fusiform, fleshy. Stems erect or ascending, pilose. Leaves sessile; blade green, obovate to oblong or spatulate, 1.5-4 × 0.6-1.5 cm, apex round-ed, pilose-sericeous abaxially. Inflorescences: heads white or pinkish, subglobose to short-cylindric, 10-12 mm diam.; bractlets crested along keels. Flowers: tube densely lanate; perianth lobes stramineous, lanceolate, 4.5-4.7 mm, indurate, apex spinose-tipped. Utricles ovoid, 2 mm, apex acute. Seeds subglobose to ovoid, 1.5-1.6 mm.

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    Other Local Names

    Nealley’s globe-amaranth

     Information From

    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).