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Genus :

EMILIA

Family :

ASTERACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Annual or perennial herbs, glabrous or hairy. Leaves mostly radical with a few cauline and stem-clasping above, radical leaves entire, toothed or lyrate pinnatifid. Capitulum in lax corymbs, homogamous, solitary, peduncled. Bracts 1-seriate, linear-oblong, receptacle flat-raised, naked. Corolla tubular with long cylindric limb, 5-lobed. Anther base subobtuse, entire. Stylar arms truncate, obtuse or acute with penicillate appendages or with a hairy tip. Cypsela oblong, 5-ribbed, outer ones fertile, inner ones sterile, pappus 1-seriate, hairy.