Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Arnoglossum atriplicifolium (L.) H.Rob. image
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Robert W. Freckmann
Family Asteraceae
Arnoglossum atriplicifolium (L.) H.Rob.
pale Indian-plantain
Arnoglossum: Greek for arnos, "lamb" and glossum for "tongue"
atriplicifolium: with leaves like Atriplex
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 3'-9' tall forb; mostly smooth stems not angled
Flower: head white to cream, cylindrical; inflorescence a 4 1/2" wide flat-topped umbel; blooms July-Sept.
Leaf:rounded-triangular shape, pale and smooth beneath, veins palmately-arranged on the larger leaves
Habitat: full to partial sun; prairies, woods; in sandy, loamy soil
(Glossary)

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Flora of North America (off site)
Synonyms 
Cacalia atriplicifolia L.
Cacalia rotundifolia (Raf.) House
Mesadenia atriplicifolia (L.) Raf.

         
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