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Digital Herbaria

Aphanostephus ramosissimus

Aphanostephus ramosissimus DC.

Plains Dozedaisy, Lazy Daisy

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Aphanostephus ramosissimus

Plains Lazy-Daisy


Location: 10 N of E end of East-West Path & on E side of large ditch--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun on disturbed caliche. A small, dense colony among Poaceae.

Description: Erect,40 cm tall, annual from tap & fiberous roots. Lower leaves oblanceolate, pinnately lobed, alternate, sessil, entire plant pubescent. Upper leaves entire, almost linear, much smaller. Infloresence solitary, heads to 5 mm tall x 7 mm broad on naked peduncles 3+ cm long. Rays-about 20, white. Disk flowers thickened slightly above base.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 4, 1994
Specimen number: 591

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0878
Accession Date: Aug 23, 1994
Accession Number: 66

Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)

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