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Chaetopappa imberbis

Chaetopappa imberbis (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom

Awnless Leastdaisy

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Chaetopappa asteroides var. imberbis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 6 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun



Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Chaetopappa imberbis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Chaetopappa imberbis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Chaetopappa imberbis


Record Modified: 2023-03-02
Research By: SET

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