Acanthoscyphus parishii var. parishii

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Common names: Parish’s flowery puncturebract
Synonyms: Eriogonum abramsii acanthoscyphus
Found in FNA Volume 5. Treatment on page 438.
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Plants erect, 1–6 dm. Stems usually stout, (1–)5–15 cm. Leaf blades 1–7 cm. Inflorescences: bracts (2–)3, triangular, awns 0.2–0.5 mm. Peduncles (1–)2–5(–7.5) cm. Involucres: awns (10–)13–30(–36), ivory colored, (3–)4–5 mm. 2n = 40.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Oct.
Habitat: Sandy to gravelly flats and slopes, chaparral communities, montane conifer woodlands
Elevation: 1900-2600 m

Distribution

Calif.

Discussion

Variety parishii occurs from the Pine Mountains, Ventura County, eastward through the San Gabriel Mountains to the central San Bernardino Mountains of San Bernardino County. It is the most common expression of the species.

References

None.

AuthorJames L. Reveal +
Common nameParish’s flowery puncturebract +
Elevation1900-2600 m +
HabitatSandy to gravelly flats and slopes, chaparral communities, montane conifer woodlands +
PhenologyFlowering Jun–Oct. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymEriogonum abramsii acanthoscyphus +
Taxon nameAcanthoscyphus parishii var. parishii +
Taxon parentAcanthoscyphus parishii +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 5 +