Taraxacum lapponicum

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Taraxacum lapponicum is an amphi-Atlantic taxon whose North American distribution lies in the eastern Arctic and boreal zones.

Facts about "Taraxacum lapponicum"
apex architecture or shapehornless +
apex shapeobtuse +, acute +, short-acuminate + and long-acuminate +
base shapecuneate + and attenuate +
beak sizeslender +
blade shapeoblanceolate +, oblong-oblanceolate + and runcinate +
body shapeoblanceoloid +
bractlet colorationpale + and purplish-tinged +
bractlet orientationspreading + and reflexed +
bractlet shapelance-ovate + and lanceolate +
bractlet widththin +
chromosome count32 +
cone shapeconic +
corolla colorationyellow +, gray + and striped +
corolla positionouter +
cypsela colorationtan + and brown +
face external textureglabrous + and glabrate +
face reliefsmooth +, tuberculate + and muricate +
flowering timeearly summer +
habitatarctic marshes +, snow patches +, moist areas +, seepage slopes + and with high organic contents , shores of rivers and brooks ( south ) +
habitat inclinesloped +
habitat moisturewet +
involucre colorationgreen +
involucre shapecampanulate + and cylindro-campanulate +
leaf architecturesessile +, winged + and petiolate +
leaf orientationerect +, patent + and horizontal +
leaf sizeslender +
lobe orientationretrorse +
lobe shapetriangular +, deltate +, lanceolate + and acuminate +
margin external texturescarious +
margin shapelobed + and lacerate +
midvein external texturevillous +
pappus colorationwhite + and cream +
phyllary shapelanceolate +
rib prominenceprominent +
rib widthfine +
series count3 + and 2 +
specimen charactershaded +
specimen life stageyoung +
stem colorationpurplish +
stem external textureglabrate + and villous +
stem orientationerect + and ascending +
taproot architecturebranched +
tip colorationhyaline + and blackish +
tip external texturescarious +
tooth architecture or courseirregular +
tooth external texturecoarse +
tooth shapetriangular +, lanceolate + and acuminate +
whole organism count47 +
whole organism life styleplant +