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Hesperevax acaulis

Hesperevax acaulis (Kellogg) Greene

Dwarf Evax, Stemless Dwarf Cudweed, Stemless Dwarf-Cudweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: HEAC8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 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 , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun



Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-03-29
Research By: CBR

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