Chaetopappa bellidifolia

(A. Gray & Engelmann) Shinners

Wrightia 1: 71. 1946.

Common names: Edwards lazy daisy
Endemic
Basionyms: Keerlia bellidifolia A. Gray & Engelmann Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 1: 47. 1848
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 20. Treatment on page 209. Mentioned on page 207.

Annuals, 8–40 cm, eglandular or minutely glandular; taprooted. Leaves not densely overlapping, proximal and mid cauline blades oblanceolate to oblong-spatulate, 7–35 × (1–) 2–10 mm, herbaceous, bases not clasping, flat, faces glabrous or sparsely strigose. Involucres narrowly to broadly conic, 3.8–4.5 × 1.5–2.5 mm. Ray-florets 6–15; corollas violet to blue or lavender. Disc-florets 8–22, bisexual or functionally staminate. Cypselae (ray) 1.5–2.2 mm, 10-nerved, faces strigose; pappi minute, thickened rings less than 0.1 mm, in 1 series. 2n = 16.


Phenology: Flowering late Mar–Jul.
Habitat: Open habitats, sandy, clay, or rocky soils, commonly in calcareous alluvium, stream bottoms, limestone hills, usually with juniper and oak
Elevation: 200–700 m

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... more about "Chaetopappa bellidifolia"
not tailed +, rounded +  and obtuse +
distinct +
subequal +
scarious +
usually triangular +  and linear +
usually deltate +  and lanceolate +
spiciform +, racemiform +, paniculiform +  and corymbiform +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
Guy L. Nesom +
(A. Gray & Engelmann) Shinners +
decurrent +
Keerlia bellidifolia +
linear;oblanceolate-obovate or spatulate +
rugulose +  and muricate +
Edwards lazy daisy +
not 2-lipped +  and actinomorphic +
violet +  and blue or lavender +
cuplike +
beaked +, 2-ribbed +  and 5-ribbed +
cylindric +  and narrowly obovoid terete +
fertile +  and bisexual +
200–700 m +
gland-dotted +
strigose +  and glabrous +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Open habitats, sandy, clay, or rocky soils, commonly in calcareous alluvium, stream bottoms, limestone hills, usually with juniper and oak +
indeterminate +
heterogamous +  and homogamous +
each +  and sessile +
0.38 cm3.8 mm <br />0.0038 m <br /> (0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br />) +
0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
petiolate +  and sessile +
overlapping +
cauline +  and basal +
deltate +
elliptic +  and linear-lanceolate +
2-carpellate +
persistent +
Flowering late Mar–Jul. +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br />) +
0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br /> (3.5 cm35 mm <br />0.035 m <br />) +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br />) +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
convex;flat +
0mm +  and 0.1mm +
white-hyaline +
exalbuminous +
decumbent +  and erect +
appendaged +  and truncate +
papillate +  and smooth +
Leucelene +
Chaetopappa bellidifolia +
Chaetopappa +
species +
tubular-funnelform +
taprooted +, glandular +  and eglandular +
8 cm80 mm <br />0.08 m <br /> (40 cm400 mm <br />0.4 m <br />) +
tree +, shrub +  and subshrub +