Gnaphalium uliginosum

ClassificationDicots
FamilyAsteraceae
Family (Traditional)Asteraceae
GenusGnaphalium
Species:Gnaphalium uliginosum L.
Common NameMarsh Cudweed
Growth Habitforb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Annual; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: forb; Region of Origin: Europe; Reproductive Phenology: July; Reproductive Phenology: August; Reproductive Phenology: September; Reproductive Phenology: October; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: sessile; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Anther Type: Basifixed; Base Flower Color: Purple; Base Flower Color: White; Carpel Number/Pistil: 1; Fruit Complexity: Simple; Fruit Dehiscence: No; Fruit Type: Cypsela; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Hypanthium Present: No; Inflorescence Position: axillary; Inflorescence Types: head; Ovary Position: Inferior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Ovules per Carpel: 1; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Fusion: Yes; Pistil Complexity: Simple; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Basal; Sepal Fusion: N/A; Sepal Number: N/A; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sexuality: monoecious; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 5; Tepal Number: N/A
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; AGCP (FAC), EMP (FAC) (NWPL); KY[S5] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
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Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Filaginella ulginosa Filaginella ulginosa (L.) Opiz
Filaginella uliginosa Filaginella uliginosa (L.) Opiz

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Greenup (KY), Kenton (KY), Lewis (KY), Cocke (TN), Rutherford (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, BEREA, KNK, MTSU, TENN

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1977 - 2007

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
APSC0071320 Greenup Kentucky
APSC
Gnaphalium uliginosum
BEREA007532 Lewis Kentucky
BEREA
Gnaphalium uliginosum
BEREA007534 Lewis Kentucky
BEREA
Gnaphalium uliginosum
MTSU021859 Rutherford Tennessee 07 Apr 2007 Melissa Shelby
MTSU
Gnaphalium uliginosum
BEREA007533 Lewis Kentucky
BEREA
Gnaphalium uliginosum
31973000005646 Kenton Kentucky 01 Aug 1977 Applegarth, Patrick
232
KNK
Gnaphalium uliginosum
TENN-V-0226022 Cocke Tennessee
TENN
Gnaphalium uliginosum
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