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This text currently parallels The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California, Second Edition that is now available at the University of California Press.
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Stem: erect, generally branched.
Leaf: alternate, sessile, toothed or 1–3 pinnately lobed or dissected.
Inflorescence: heads radiate, peduncled; phyllaries generally in 3 series, overlapping, widely scarious-margined; receptacle convex, epaleate.
Ray flower: 13–21; ray yellow or cream with yellow base.
Disk flower: 60–150+; corolla yellow; anther base rounded or ± cordate, tip ovate; style branches truncate with brush-like tips.
Fruit: ray fruit 3-angled, 2–3-winged; disk fruit angled, ribbed, and adaxially winged or ± cylindric and ribbed, pappus 0.
2 species: Medit, sw Asia. (Derivation unknown) [Strother 2006 FNANM 19:554–555] Previously treated in Chrysanthemum, a name recently conserved for other plants.
Unabridged references: [Turland 2004 Taxon 53:1072–1074]
1. Lvs deeply 2–3-pinnately dissected; ray fruit 3-winged; disk fruit 4-angled with adaxial angle winged, faces ribbed ..... G. coronaria
1' Lvs simple, toothed or ± shallowly 1(2)-pinnately lobed; ray fruit 2-winged; disk fruit ± cylindric or obovoid, not winged, 10-ribbed ..... G. segetum
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