Alchemilla subcrenata

Buser

Scrinia Fl. Select. 12: 285. 1893.

Common names: Round-toothed lady’s mantle alchémille subcrénelée
Introduced
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 306. Mentioned on page 304.

Plants medium-sized, sometimes larger, yellowish green to dark green, often reddish-brown especially on stems, petioles, and inflorescence branches, to 50 cm. Stems densely spreading to slightly reflexed-pubescent or only sparsely so in distal 1/2. Leaves: stipules translucent, sometimes wine red-tinged proximally, lobes green; petiole sparsely to densely spreading to reflexed-hairy; blade reniform to orbiculate, 7–9-lobed, margins strongly plicate to undulate, basal sinuses closed, basal lobes overlapping (in plants from spring-flooded habitats, only cauline leaves with wide sinus may persist), middle lobes usually longer than their half-widths, as long as wide, longer than wide (with ± straight sides); incisions absent; teeth: proximal sides connivent or slightly so, sometimes slightly concave near apex, slightly to strongly asymmetric, apex subobtuse to obtuse, abaxial surface grass green to dark green, nerves hairy throughout, internerve regions irregularly or uniformly hairy, adaxial densely spreading-hairy throughout or only on margins and folds. Inflorescences: primary branches sparsely to densely hairy; peduncles glabrous or sparsely hairy. Pedicels glabrous. Flowers green, often becoming reddish-brown; epicalyx bractlet lengths 0.5 times sepals (narrower); hypanthium glabrous. Achenes exserted to 1/3 from discs.


Phenology: Flowering Jun–Sep.
Habitat: Moist grasslands, flood plains
Elevation: 0–1400 m

Distribution

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Introduced; B.C., Que., Mont., Europe

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"timessepals" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property.

... more about "Alchemilla subcrenata"
grass green +  and dark green +
John McNeill +, Martin Dubé +  and Peter Frost-Olsen +
compound +  and simple +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (15 cm150 mm <br />0.15 m <br />) +
7-9-lobed +, reniform +  and orbiculate +
1.5cm +  and 15cm +
free +  and distinct +
Round-toothed lady’s mantle +  and alchémille subcrénelée +
much-branched +
B.C. +, Que. +, Mont. +  and Europe +
not +  and aggregated +
0–1400 m +
reddish-brown +  and green +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
not +  and aggregated +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
Moist grasslands, flood plains +
0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
crassinucellate +
opposite +  and alternate +
not persistent +
shallow +
strongly plicate +  and undulate +
longer than wide +  and usually longer than their half-widths +
inferior +  and superior +
clustered +, biseriate +  and superposed +
hairy +  and glabrous +
0 (?) +  and 4 (?) +
free +  and distinct +
5 +  and 4 +
reflexed-hairy +
lobed +, toothed +, semiorbiculate +  and ovate +
Flowering Jun–Sep. +
adnate +, free +, connate +  and distinct +
slightly +  and connivent +
Scrinia Fl. Select. +
not arillate +
persistent +
free +  and distinct +
erect +, spreading +, reflexed +  and usually erect +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
Introduced +
free +  and distinct +
branched +  and simple +
1 +  and 6 +
palmate +  and pinnate +
wine red-tinged +
persistent +
distinct +
not elongate +
sericeous +, glabrous +  and pubescent +
Alchemilla subcrenata +
Alchemilla +
species +
inconspicuous +
flat +  and conic or turbinate +
enlarged +
reddish-brown +, yellowish green +  and dark green +
larger +  and medium-sized +