Sida elliottii var. elliottii

[E F]
Synonyms: Sida inflexa Fernald S. leptophylla Small
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 314.
Herbs or subshrubs, 0.5–1 m. Leaf blades 3–8 cm, with or without purplish margins. Pedicels 0.5–2.5 cm. Flowers: calyx 6–10 mm, minutely stellate-hairy and hirsute at base and along ribs. Mericarps blunt to spinose apically, spines to 1 mm.

Phenology: Flowering spring–fall.
Habitat: Disturbed sites, stream banks, grasslands, open, shrubby areas, preferring sandy soil
Elevation: 0–300 m

Distribution

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Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., La., Miss., Mo., N.C., S.C., Tenn., Va.

Discussion

Variety elliottii occurs generally north of 29°N latitude.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

AuthorPaul A. Fryxell† + and Steven R. Hill +
Authority[E F] +
BasionymsSida gracilis +
DistributionAla. +, Ark. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, La. +, Miss. +, Mo. +, N.C. +, S.C. +, Tenn. + and Va. +
Elevation0–300 m +
HabitatDisturbed sites, stream banks, grasslands, open, shrubby areas, preferring sandy soil +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorLinny Heagy +
PhenologyFlowering spring–fall. +
Publication titleFl. N. Amer. +
Publication year1838 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V6/V6 571.xml +
Special statusIllustrated +
SynonymsSida inflexa + and S. leptophylla +
Taxon familyMalvaceae +
Taxon nameSida elliottii var. elliottii +
Taxon parentSida elliottii +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 6 +