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Key to Cynoglossum

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

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

1. Inflorescence ± among leavesbracts ± leaf-like; corolla  dull red-purple, appendages purple; nutlet disk-shaped, abaxially ± flat, margin raised ..... C. officinale

1' Inflorescence above leaves; bracts scale-like or 0; corolla lobes ± blue, appendages white; nutlet ± spheric, abaxially rounded, margin not raised

2. Stem glabrous, ± glaucous  blades 3–10 cm wide, abruptly narrowed to cauline leaves few, petioled; corolla limb generally 10–15 mm diam ..... C. grande

2' Stem spreading-hairy, not glaucous; basal leaf  1–4 cm wide,  to petiole; cauline leaves ± many, ; corolla limb 4–9 mm diam ..... C. occidentale



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