Blennosperma bakeri

Heiser

Madroño 9: 103, figs. 1A, 2A. 1947.

EndemicConservation concern
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 20. Treatment on page 640.

Proximal leaves mostly 5–15+ cm, not lobed or 2–3 (–5) -lobed. Involucres 7–9+ mm. Ray-florets: corollas yellow, 5–7 mm; stigmas red. Disc-florets 30–70. Cypselae 3–4 mm, papillate. 2n = 18.


Phenology: Flowering Feb–Apr.
Habitat: Grassy margins of swales or vernal pools
Elevation: 20–40 m

Discussion

Of conservation concern.

Blennosperma bakeri is in the Center for Plant Conservation’s National Collection of Endangered Plants.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

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not tailed +, rounded +  and obtuse +
papillate +
scarious +
usually ovate +  and lance-linear +
spiciform +, racemiform +, paniculiform +  and corymbiform +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
John L. Strother +
Heiser +
decurrent +
winged;nerved;ribbed +
barbellulate +  and smooth +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br />) +
papillate +
angled +, 5-6(-10)-ribbed +  and ellipsoid +
fertile +  and bisexual +
20–40 m +
floccose-tomentose +  and glabrous +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Grassy margins of swales or vernal pools +
indeterminate +
heterogamous +  and homogamous +
each +  and sessile +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
hemispheric +
0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br /> (0.9 cm9 mm <br />0.009 m <br />) +
cauline +  and basal +
deltate +  and lanceolate +
dentate to pinnatifid +  and entire +
2-carpellate +
Flowering Feb–Apr. +
elliptic +  and ovate +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (15 cm150 mm <br />0.15 m <br />) +
sterile +  and fertile +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
foveolate +  and smooth +
flat;convex +
exalbuminous +
Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
appendaged +  and truncate +
papillate +
not divided +
Compositae +
Blennosperma bakeri +
Blennosperma +
species +
campanulate +
shorter to longer +
12 cm120 mm <br />0.12 m <br /> (30 cm300 mm <br />0.3 m <br />) +
3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br /> (12 cm120 mm <br />0.12 m <br />) +
vine +, tree +, shrub +  and subshrub +