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Microseris nutans (Nodding microceris)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Microseris nutans

Microseris nutans (Hook.) Sch. Bip.

Nodding Microceris

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Ptilocalais nutans, Scorzonella nutans, Scorzonella nutans var. major


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: CA , CO , ID , MT , NV , OR , SD , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC

Research Literature

Reslit 2886 - Legumes of the United States. IV. Mimosa (1971) Duane Isely

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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