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Last updated 11/5/2008 by David Giblin.
Crepis nicaeensis Balbis ex Pers.[FNA19, HC, HC2]
French hawksbeard, Turkish hawksbeard

Publication: Syn. Pl. 2: 376. 1807.

Origin: Introduced from Europe

selected vouchers: Not at WTU; WS?

Notes: FNA19 lists this as occurring in WA.

FNA19:"Crepis nicaeensis is distinguished by the annual or biennial habit, shallow root system, hispid stems, and glabrate phyllaries enclosing outer cypselae. It is similar in habit to C. biennis, which differs in its larger heads and 13–20-ribbed cypselae; it is considered closely related to C. capillaris (E. B. Babcock 1947)."

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