Bigelowia nudata

(Michaux) de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle

in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 5: 329. 1836

Common names: Pineland rayless-goldenrod
Synonyms: Chondrophora nudata (Michaux) Britton
Basionyms: Chrysocoma nudata Michaux
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 20. Treatment on page 96.
Plants usually with rhizomes or crowns, sometimes enlarging by offsets from stem/caudex bases. Leaves linear-oblanceolate to oblanceolate or narrowly spatulate; (2–)3–16 × 2–14 mm, bases not persistent. Involucres 4.5–7.5 mm.

Discussion

Varieties 2 (2 in the flora).

References

None.

Key

1 Basal leaves linear-oblanceolate to narrowly spatulate, (5–)8–16(–22) × 2–5 mm; involucres 6–7.5 mm; florets 4–5 mm; flowering Oct–May Bigelowia nudata var. australis
1 Basal leaves narrowly oblanceolate, (2–)3–8 × (4–)5–14 mm; involucres 4.5–6 mm; florets 3–4 mm; flowering Aug–Nov Bigelowia nudata var. nudata