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Key to Parietaria

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1. Fruit ± black, tip acute; stem becoming woody ..... P. judaica

1' Fruit tan to ± brown or red-brown, tip obtuse; stem herbaceous

2. Leaf blade on older stems lanceolate to linear, base long-tapered, lowest veins from midrib well above blade base ..... P. pensylvanica

2' Leaf blade round to ovate or lanceolate on older stems, base truncate to wedge-shaped, lowest veins from midrib at blade base ..... P. hespera

3. Leaf blade round to ovate on older stems, width = length; calyx lobes spreading to recurved, acuminate ..... var. californica

3' Leaf blade ovate to lanceolate on older stems, width < length; calyx lobes erect, acute or abruptly narrowed below mucronate tip ..... var. hespera

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