Checklist » Asteraceae » Gamochaeta ustulata
Last updated 8/16/2011 by David Giblin.
Gamochaeta ustulata (Nutt.) Holub[FNA19, HC2]
purple cudweed, spoon-leaf cudweed

Publication: Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 11: 83. 1976.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA Volume 19:"Gamochaeta ustulata usually has been included in G. purpurea; it differs mostly in its longer duration, thicker and shorter stems, larger, more compact arrays of larger, brown heads, and aspects of phyllary morphology."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Gamochaeta purpurea (L.) Cabrera, misapplied[FNA19]
Gnaphalium purpureum L. var. ustulatum (Nutt.) B. Boivin