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Digital Herbaria

Pyrrhopappus pauciflorus

Pyrrhopappus pauciflorus (D. Don) DC.

Smallflower Desert-chicory, Texas Dandelion, False Dandelion

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: PYPA4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Pyrrhopappus multicaulis

Texas Dandelion


Location: N side of Canyon Lake at 880 Military Drive on Canyon Lake Island.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Plentiful on dry calcerous soil.

Description: Annual 2.5-3 dm tall, slender taproot, scape-like stem, upper leaves pinnatifid, 2 or 3 lobes each side, yellow flower heads are 2-3 cm across with black anther tubes scattered across the center.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Jun 4, 1994
Specimen number: 204

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0808
Accession Date: Jun 28, 1994
Accession Number: 60

Annotations: SCFRC (In flower & fruit)

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