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Last updated 11/20/2008 by David Giblin.
Hypochaeris glabra L.[FNA19, HC, HC2]
smooth cat's ear, false dandelion

Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 811. 1753.

Origin: Introduced from Europe

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA19: "Hypochaeris glabra is usually distinguishable by its annual habit and relatively small size, slender and shallow roots, fine stems, often glabrous leaves, and beakless, truncate outer cypselae. Occasional specimens are larger and have induments characteristics of H. radicata; they can be distinguished by the dimorphic cypselae."

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