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Crepis atribarba

Crepis atribarba A. Heller

Dark Hawksbeard, Slender Hawksbeard

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 30 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: Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: CO , ID , MT , NE , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC , SK

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-02-26
Research By: CBR

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