Asanthus squamulosus

(A. Gray) R. M. King & H. Robinson

Phytologia 24: 66. 1972

Common names: Mule Mountain false brickellbush
Illustrated
Basionyms: Brickellia squamulosa A. Gray Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 15: 30. 1880
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 509.

Leaves: petioles 0–2 mm; blades 3–7 cm × 2–6 mm. Involucres 8–10 mm. Phyllaries grading into similar-sized peduncular bracts. Cypselae 2–3 mm.


Phenology: Flowering Apr–May.
Habitat: Flats, gravel banks, arroyos, pine-oak woodlands
Elevation: 2000–2500 m

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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