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Key to Euchiton

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

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1. Annual; taprooted;  base not expanded; bracts subtending heads 4–8; heads in spheric clusters; disk flower 1 ..... E. sphaericus

1' Biennial or  herb; fibrous-rooted; cauline leaf base ± expanded; bracts subtending heads 2–5; heads in hemispheric clusters; disk flowers 3–5(7)

2. Stolons generally present;  leaves in  at flower; cauline leaves 2–4(6),  1–2 cm, 1–2 mm wide,  to oblanceolate; bracts subtending heads 2–3, generally not surpassing heads; pistillate flowers 40–60 ..... E. gymnocephalus

2' Stolons generally 0; basal leaves withering before flower; cauline leaves 6–10, 3–8 cm, 2–3 mm wide, generally ± linear; bracts subtending heads 3–5, surpassing heads; pistillate flowers 80–150 ..... E. involucratus


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