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Habit: Annual, perennial herb, +- tomentose throughout. Stem: 1--many from base. Leaf: simple, basal and alternate, entire to deeply lobed, +- reduced upward, petioled or distal sessile, tomentose and glandular. Inflorescence: heads radiate, 1 or in loose cyme-like clusters; peduncles short to very long; involucre cylindric to bell-shaped or hemispheric; phyllaries in 1--2 +- equal series, lance-linear; receptacle flat to slightly rounded, pitted, epaleate or with scattered, narrow paleae. Ray Flower: 4--many; ray ovate, +- 3-lobed, sessile on ovary, yellow, drying cream, papery, reflexed and persistent on fruit when dry. Disk Flower: 8--many; corolla yellow, gland-dotted, lobes triangular, long-hairy; anther tips triangular; style tips truncate or short-triangular. Fruit: linear to club-shaped, cylindric or +- angled, short-rough-hairy and gland-dotted to glabrous; pappus 0.
Species In Genus: 3 species: southwestern United States, Mexico. Etymology: (J.W. Bailey, American microscopist, 1811--1857)
eFlora Treatment Author: David J. Keil
Jepson Online Interchange
Key to BaileyaPrevious taxon: Bahiopsis reticulata
Next taxon: Baileya multiradiata
Citation for this treatment: David J. Keil 2016. Baileya, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=330, accessed on May 29, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 29, 2016.