SONCHUS

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Sonchus species are herbs in North America; some are sometimes woody at bases.

Facts about "SONCHUS"
anther colorationyellowish + and brownish +
apex shapeacute +
array architecturecorymbiform + and subumbelliform +
beak count0 +
blade shapeoblong +, oblanceolate + and lanceolate +
bristle architecturesmooth + and barbellulate +
bristle colorationwhite +
bristle shapeflattened +
calyculus count0 +
chromosome count9 +
corolla colorationyellow + and orange +
corolla external texture or internal texturedeliquescent +
cypsela colorationstramineous +, reddish + and brown +
cypsela shapecompressed +, oblong +, oblanceoloid + and ellipsoid +
face architecturestipitate + and setose-glandular +
face external textureglabrous + and stipitate to setose-glandular +
face reliefrugulose + and tuberculate +
involucre shapecampanulate + and urceolate +
leaf architecturepetiolate + and sessile +
leaf positionbasal + and cauline +
margin architecture or shapeciliate +
margin external texturescarious +
margin shapeauriculate +, lobed +, dentate + and entire +
pappus behaviourfalling +
pappus durationpersistent +
pappus fusiondistinct +, inner + and connate +
pappus positionouter +
peduncle architecturebracteolate +
peduncle architecture or exudationstipitate-glandular +
peduncle external textureglabrous + and tomentose +
peduncle shapedilated +
petiole architecturewinged +
phyllary colorationgreen +
phyllary shapedeltate +, lanceolate + and linear +
phyllary sizeunequal +
receptacle architectureepaleate +
receptacle external textureglabrous +
receptacle reliefpitted +
receptacle shapeflat + and convex +
scale shapesetiform +
series count1 +
stem architecturebranched +
stem architecture or exudationstipitate-glandular +
stem external textureglabrous +
stem orientationerect +
tooth architectureprickly +
whole organism architecturetaprooted +, rhizomatous + and stoloniferous +
whole organism life styleannual +, biennial + and perennial +