Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Arnoglossum reniforme (Hook.) H.Rob. image
Photographer: Derek Anderson           

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Dorothy J. Lott

Dorothy J. Lott

Dorothy J. Lott

Eric J. Epstein

Eric J. Epstein

Eric J. Epstein

Mark Mittelstadt

Mark Mittelstadt

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black
Family Asteraceae
Arnoglossum reniforme (Hook.) H.Rob.
great Indian-plantain, Muhlenberg's cacalia
Arnoglossum: Greek for arnos, "lamb" and glossum for "tongue"
reniforme: kidney-shaped
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Status: Special Concern
Plant: erect, perennial, 3'-7' tall forb; grooved stems with 6-8 angles
Flower: head white to cream, cylindrical; inflorescence a flat-topped umbel; blooms July-Sept.
Leaf:thin, pointed teeth, green on both sides, lower leaves kidney-shaped, upper fan-shaped; veins palmately-arranged on the larger leaves
Habitat: moderate moisture to wet; woods, clearings
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Arnoglossum muhlenbergii (Sch.Bip.) H.Rob.
Cacalia muhlenbergii (Sch.Bip.) Fernald
Cacalia reniformis Muhl. ex Willd., non Lam.
Mesadenia reniformis (Hook.) Raf.
Mesadenia muhlenbergii (Sch.Bip.) Rydb.
Senecio atriplicifolius Hook. var. reniformis Hook.
Senecio muhlenbergii Sch.Bip.

         
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