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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Proboscidea

View taxon page for Proboscidea

(For a list of species in Proboscidea, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Sepals freewoody fruit-body short-spiny (sect. Ibicella) ..... P. lutea

1' Sepals ± fused; woody fruit-body smooth or rough but not spiny (sect. Proboscidea)

2. Perennial herb; largest leaves <= 7 cm wide; corolla yellow to orange with various darker markings; fruit body ± 1 cm wide, taproot in width > stem base ..... P. althaeifolia

2' Annual; largest leaves generally > 7 cm wide; corolla white with ± purple tinge, various darker markings; fruit body 1.5–3 cm wide, narrow-ovate; taproot in width ± = stem base ..... P. louisianica subsp. louisianica



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