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Thysanocarpus laciniatus Nutt.
Habit: Plant generally not branched from base, generally glaucous, glabrous (with sparse, rough, stiff hairs near base). Stem: 1--6 dm. Leaf: generally greenish or basal occasionally purplish; basal 2--6(9) cm, oblanceolate to elliptic, subentire, wavy-dentate, or pinnately lobed; cauline linear to narrowly elliptic, bases wedge-shaped, +- lobed or not, +- not clasping. Inflorescence: raceme open. Flower: fertile anthers purple, rarely some flowers with whitish or yellowish infertile anthers. Fruit: 3--5 mm wide, obovate to +- round, greenish, hairs 0.05--0.4 mm, club-shaped, or generally 0; wing flat or +- incurved toward over-seed convex side, entire to deeply crenate, rays 0 or 0.2--0.5 mm wide, +- indistinct; proximal pedicels recurved in a continuous arc, 2.5--6(8) mm.
Ecology: Oak woodland, rocky ridges, slopes, chaparral, washes; Elevation: 100--1800 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCoRI, s SNF, Teh, ScV (Sutter Buttes), SnFrB, SCoR, SW, SNE, D; Distribution Outside California: western Arizona, Baja California. Flowering Time: Mar--May Note: Highly variable, probably hybridizes with Thysanocarpus curvipes, resembles the latter when cauline leaf bases lobed.
Synonyms: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. laciniatus
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz & Thomas J. Rosatti
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Previous taxon: Thysanocarpus desertorum
Next taxon: Thysanocarpus radians
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz & Thomas J. Rosatti 2016. Thysanocarpus laciniatus, Revision 1, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=46555, accessed on May 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 27, 2016.