Berlandiera texana

de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle

in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 5: 517. 1836.

Endemic
Synonyms: Berlandiera longifolia Nuttall
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 87. Mentioned on page 84, 86.

Plants to 120 cm. Stems (erect, usually suffrutescent) much branched distally. Leaves evenly distributed along stems or distally crowded; sessile or petiolate (at least mid-stem); blades elongate-deltate to lanceolate (widths to 2/3 lengths), chartaceous, margins dentate, serrate, or doubly serrate, faces hirsute to ± scabrous. Heads in paniculiform or corymbiform arrays. Peduncles densely hirsute. Involucres 18–27 mm diam. Ray corollas deep yellow to orange-yellow, abaxial veins green, laminae 10.5–17 mm. Disc corollas red to maroon. Cypselae (ovate) 4.5–6 × 3–4.8 mm. 2n = 30.


Phenology: Flowering Mar–Nov.
Habitat: Dry, rocky, calcareous and sandy soils, open woodlands, glades, thickets
Elevation: 100–300 m

Distribution

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Ark., Kans., Mo., Okla., Tex.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"broader" is not a number.

... more about "Berlandiera texana"
not tailed +, rounded +  and obtuse +
connate +  and distinct +
subequal +
scarious +
usually ovate +  and lanceolate +
usually deltate +  and lanceolate +
corymbiform +  and paniculiform +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
Donald J. Pinkava +
de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle +
bristlelike +
coroniform +
truncate +  and cuneate +
compound +  and simple +
elongate-deltate;lanceolate +
winged;ribbed;winged;ribbed +
tuberculate +  and rugose +
barbellulate +  and barbellate +
red +  and maroon +
0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
hairy +  and glabrous +
obovate +, obflattened +  and obcompressed +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (0.48 cm4.8 mm <br />0.0048 m <br />) +
fertile +  and bisexual +
fertile +  and bisexual +
Ark. +, Kans. +, Mo. +, Okla. +  and Tex. +
100–300 m +
hirsute +  and more or less scabrous +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Dry, rocky, calcareous and sandy soils, open woodlands, glades, thickets +
in paniculiform to corymbiform arrays +  and singly +
indeterminate +
homogamous +  and heterogamous +
each +  and sessile +
1.8 cm18 mm <br />0.018 m <br /> (2.7 cm27 mm <br />0.027 m <br />) +
less campanulate;more or less hemispheric +
1.05 cm10.5 mm <br />0.0105 m <br /> (1.7 cm17 mm <br />0.017 m <br />) +
petiolate +  and sessile +
crowded +  and distributed +
cauline +  and basal +
deltate +
serrate +  and dentate +
2-carpellate +
persistent +
coroniform +
Flowering Mar–Nov. +
14 +  and 22 +
unequal +  and subequal +
in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. +
yellow +  and orange-yellow +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
exalbuminous +
decumbent +  and erect +
appendaged +  and truncate +
hirsutulous +  and glabrous +
papillate +
Berlandiera longifolia +
Berlandiera texana +
Berlandiera +
species +
cylindric +
shorter to longer than campanulate +
sinuate +, dentate +  and crenate +
8 cm80 mm <br />0.08 m <br /> (120 cm1,200 mm <br />1.2 m <br />) +