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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Leucanthemum

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

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

1. Basal leaves generally pinnately 3–7+ lobed and/or irregularly toothed; mid-stem leaves generally irregularly toothed throughout ..... L. vulgare

1' Basal leaves not lobed, generally toothed (entire); mid-stem leaves generally proximally distally regularly 

2. Larger phyllaries 3–5 mm wide; ray fruit 3–4 mm, tip adaxially generally with ear-like projections; cauline  blades 3–12+ cm, 12–25(35+) mm wide,  to oblanceolate ..... L. lacustre

2' Larger phyllaries 2–3 mm wide; ray fruit 2–3(4) mm, tip generally entire (adaxially with ear-like projections); cauline leaf blades 5–12+ cm, 8–22+ mm wide, oblanceolate to  or  ..... L. maximum



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