Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

Valerianaceae: Valerian

Leaves opposite or basal rosettes with tiny irregular flowers in clusters (cymes or heads) at the tips of the stems. Corolla tubes-like with 5 spreading lobes; 1-3 stamens, 1-3 stigmas protruding.
Flower Formula:  Sepals 0; Petals (5)z Glossary

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Valeriana
valerian
3 Photo of Valeriana Leaves pinnately divided. Images   Information
Valerianella
corn-salad, lamb's-lettuce
1 Photo of Valerianella Leaves simple. Images   Information


         
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