Tragopogon dubius

Scopoli

Fl. Carniol. ed. 2, 2: 95. 1772

Common names: Yellow salsify salsifis majeur
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 305. Mentioned on page 306.

Plants (30–)40–80(–100) cm. Leaves: apices straight (not recurved to coiled), faces initially tomentulose to floccose, soon glabrescent. Peduncles distally inflated. Involucres conic in bud. Outer florets much shorter than phyllaries; corollas yellow. 2n = 12.


Phenology: Flowering early summer.
Habitat: Disturbed sites and less disturbed sites
Elevation: 10–2500 m

Distribution

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Alta., B.C., Man., N.B., Nfld. and Labr. (Nfld.), N.W.T., N.S., Ont., Que., Sask., Yukon, Ariz., Ark., Calif., Colo., Conn., Del., Idaho, Ill., Ind., Iowa, Kans., Ky., La., Maine, Md., Mass., Mich., Minn., Mo., Mont., Nebr., Nev., N.H., N.J., N.Mex., N.Y., N.C., N.Dak., Ohio, Okla., Oreg., Pa., R.I., S.Dak., Tenn., Tex., Utah, Vt., Va., Wash., W.Va., Wis., Wyo., Europe, Australia, s Africa.

Discussion

Tragopogon dubius is naturalized across much of North America. It typically grows in sites drier than those where T. pratensis is found.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

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10–2500 m +
Disturbed sites and less disturbed sites +
Flowering early summer. +
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Undefined tribe Lactuceae +
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