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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Calyptocarpus vialis   FAMILY Asteraceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Calyptocarpus vialis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Calyptocarpus vialis

 

COMMON NAME:
Straggler-daisy, Lawnflower


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image of Calyptocarpus vialis, Straggler-daisy, Lawnflower

Keith Bradley    kab_c_vialis_07755

April    Miami-Dade County    FL

Leaves oval, toothed. Flowers inconspicuous, on elongated stalks, per Weeds of Southern Turfgrasses.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Calyptocarpus vialis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Calyptocarpus vialis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Calyptocarpus vialis

 

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237

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Tropical America

Habitat: Disturbed areas, roadsides, lawns, flower-beds, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer

 

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