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Specimen numbers are hyperlinked to records in the Consortium of California Herbaria data view where possible. Taxa are hyperlinked to entries in the Jepson Interchange via the "[Online Interchange]" link.


L. setosissima (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene
Annual, bristly, generally hairy; hairs branched, nonglandular. Stem: erect. Leaf: generally 0 below, alternate, simple, linear or oblanceolate, teeth 3–5, at tip, each with 1 bristle, basal teeth of upper leaves reduced to clusters of 2–3 bristles. Inflorescence: terminal, head-like; bracts leaf-like; pedicels 0–short. Flower: calyx lobes equal, bristle-tipped; corolla radial, funnel-shaped; stamens attached at or below sinuses, equal, exserted, pollen white to blue; style exserted. Fruit: lance-oblong, triangular in ×-section; outer wall of valve flat. Seed: gelatinous when wet.
2n=14. Self-compatible; generally cross-pollinated. Subspecies intergrade. [Online Interchange]

Key to Langloisia setosissima

1. Corolla white to light blue, lobes 1/2 to ± = tube, dotted purple, generally with 2 yellow dots in middle of each; filaments > 3 mm ..... subsp. punctata

1' Corolla lavender to blue, lobes 1/3–1/2 tube, unmarked or streaked purple; filaments < 3 mm ..... subsp. setosissima


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