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FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 20-21 | Asteraceae | Ainsliaea

1. Ainsliaea pertyoides Franchet, J. Bot. (Morot). 2: 70. 1888.

腋花兔儿风 ye hua tu er feng

Subshrubs, 0.5-1.2 m tall, much branched. Leaves alternate; petiole 2-5 mm, wingless, strigose; leaf blade ovate or ovate-lanceolate, cauline leaf blade 2.5-5.5 × 1-3 cm, subleathery, palmate-pinnate veined, abaxially villous or tomentose, adaxially glabrous, base cordate, margin entire to callose-denticulate, ciliate, apex acuminate. Capitula subsessile or shortly pedunculate, arranged in leafy panicles, 3-flowered; involucre cylindric, ca. 3 mm in diam.; phyllaries ca. 6-seriate, subleathery, abaxially glabrous or apically pubescent, outer phyllaries ovate, 2-3 mm, inner narrowly oblong to oblong, ca. 1.2 cm. Florets bisexual, chasmogamous, corollas white, tubular, ca. 1.6 cm, deeply 5-lobed, lobes unequal, anther appendages rounded. Achenes subfusiform, ca. 6 mm, ribbed, densely sericeous; pappus white, ca. 8 mm. Fl. Nov-Jan, Feb-Jun, Sep-Oct.

● Stream banks, rock fissures, moist areas in forests; 1500-2500 m. Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan.

1 Leaf blade densely villous abaxially   1a var. pertyoides
+ Leaf blade densely white tomentose abaxially.   1b var. albotomentosa

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