Leucanthemum 


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Leucanthemum . Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000021491. Accessed on: 28 Mar 2020'

Morphology

Achenes homomorphic, oblong-cylindrical, usually 10-ribbed, with mucilaginous cells and secretory canals between the ribs; pappus a crown or an adaxial auricle, sometimes rudimentary or absent.

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    Capitula solitary, rarely in lax corymbs, terminal, radiate, heterogamous; phyllaries imbricate, 2–3-seriate; receptacle convex or flat, epaleate

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    Ray florets female, the ray white or pink, less often the outer florets tubular and hermaphroditic or female, rayless and yellow; disc florets hermaphroditic, yellow, the corolla tube spongy and swollen in fruit, especially beneath, with 5 lobes

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    Leaves alternate, entire to pinnate

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    Perennial herbs; stems erect or procumbent, usually branched; roots red-tipped

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