Crepis pontana

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Description

Herb, perennial, 15-60 cm high. Caudex 1.0-2.0 cm, 6.0-10.0 cm wide. Flowering stems erect, sparsely tomentose, striate, 2.0-4.0 mm in diameter, unbranched or rarely weakly branched. Rosette leaves narrowly obovate, 4.0-12.0 cm long, 1.5-3.0 cm wide, sinuate or remotely denticulate, acute, petiole-like attenuate with a winged petiole, glabrous or pubescent along veins. Cauline leaves oblong or narrowly ovate, dentate or entire, acuminate or mucronate, attenuate or semiamplexicaul, apically reduced to scales. Involucre at flowering broadly campanulate, densely hirsute; outer involucral bracts acuminate or acute; inner involucral bracts linear or narrowly ovate, acuminate, densely pubescent. Receptacle areolate or alveolate and shortly ciliate. Corolla ligulate, 25.0 mm long, yellow; tube 8.0 mm long, glabrous; ligule 2.5 mm wide. Anthertube 5.8 mm long; apical appendages truncate, 0.8 mm long. Style branches 3.0 mm long, yellow. Achenes cylindrical in outline, 10.0-12.0 mm long, 1.5-2.0 mm wide, smooth, more or less angular, orange-brown or brown at apex, with c. 17 ribs, 5 or 6 stronger, strongly attenuate. Pappus pale orange-brown, 9.0 mm long, persistent, fragile.

Based on: Babcock, E. B. 1947: The genus Crepis 2. – Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 22.

Distribution

Europe: AustrianativeA (AustrianativeB, LiechtensteinnativeC); FrancenativeA,D,E,F,G; Germany (GermanynativeA,H,I,J); ItalynativeA,K,L,M,N; Switzerland (SwitzerlandA,O,P); Yugoslavia (Bosnia-HerzegovinanativeQ,R, CroatianativeS, MontenegronativeR,T, SlovenianativeU,V,W)

Common names

French (France): Crépide de BocconeX,1, Crépis de BocconeX,1; French (Switzerland): Crépide de BocconeY,1; German (Germany): Berg-PippauZ,1; German (Switzerland): Berg-PippauY,1; Italian (Italy): Radicchiella subalpinaM,1; Italian (Switzerland): Radicchiella subalpinaY,1
1. recommended

Bibliography

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C. Seitter, H., Die Flora des Fürstentums Liechtenstein. 1977
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U. Martinčič, A. & Sušnik, F., Mala flora Slovenije. 1969
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Z. Rothmaler, W., Exkursionsflora von Deutschland, 4: Gefäßpflanzen: Kritischer Band, ed. 10. 2005 (as Crepis bocconei P. D. Sell)