Facelis retusa

(Lamarck) Schultz-Bipontinus

Linnaea 34: 532. 1866

Common names: Annual trampweed
Basionyms: Gnaphalium retusum Lamarck in J. Lamarck et al., Encycl. 2: 758. 1788
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 443.
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Illustrator: Barbara Alongi
Stems usually with decumbent to nearly procumbent branches arising from bases, 3–30 cm, loosely tomentose. Leaves crowded; blades 7–20(–30) × 1.5–4 mm, apices truncate-apiculate to retuse. Heads: clusters subtended by bractlike leaves. Cypselae 1.6 mm; pappi 10–11 mm. 2n = 14.

Phenology: Flowering Mar–Jun.
Habitat: Lawns, roadsides, pastures, other disturbed sites, usually on sandy soils
Elevation: 0–100 m

Distribution

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Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., Kans., La., Miss., N.C., Okla., S.C., Tex., Va., South America, Australia.

Discussion

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

Facts about "Facelis retusa"
AuthorGuy L. Nesom +
Authority(Lamarck) Schultz-Bipontinus +
BasionymsGnaphalium retusum +
Common nameAnnual trampweed +
DistributionAla. +, Ark. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, Kans. +, La. +, Miss. +, N.C. +, Okla. +, S.C. +, Tex. +, Va. +, South America + and Australia. +
Elevation0–100 m +
HabitatLawns, roadsides, pastures, other disturbed sites, usually on sandy soils +
IllustratorBarbara Alongi +
PhenologyFlowering Mar–Jun. +
Publication titleLinnaea +
Publication year1866 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V19-20-21/V19 733.xml +
SynonymsCompositae +
Taxon familyAsteraceae +
Taxon nameFacelis retusa +
Taxon parentFacelis +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 19 +