Dianthus armeria subsp. armeria 


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Dianthus armeria subsp. armeria . Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001291719. Accessed on: 22 Oct 2021'

General Information

Plants annual or biennial. Stems erect, simple or branched, 4-88 cm, often pubescent. Leaves: sheath 1-4 mm, 1-2 times as long as stem diam.; blade linear to narrowly oblanceolate, 2-10.5 cm, green, margins basally ciliate. Inflorescences usually open 3-6-flowered cymes or flowers some-times solitary; bracts linear, equaling or longer than calyx, herbaceous, apex acute; bracteoles 4, green, linear to lanceolate, 4-1 times as long as calyx, herbaceous, apex acute. Pedicels 0.1-3 mm. Flowers subsessile; calyx 20-25-veined, 11-20 mm, pubescent, lobes acuminate, 2-7 mm; petals reddish with white dots (rarely all white), bearded, 3-8(-10) mm, apex dentate. Capsules 10-16 mm, slightly shorter than calyx. Seeds 1.1-1.4 mm. 2n = 30 (Europe).

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    Caryophyllaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
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    '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.
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