Perennial herb 30-60 cm tall, containing latex, vertical rhizome. The base of the stem covered with numerous brownish threadlike fibers - remnants of leaves. Leaves linear, channeled, pubescent. Baskets, single, with a diameter of about 5 cm and the upper leg wraps baskets with marked pautinistym voylochkom. All flowers ligulate, bisexual, and purple, with the smell of vanilla. Fruits - achenes with feathery tuft of hairs. It flowers in May and June, achenes ripen in June and July.
European-zapadnoaziat-sky view, common in Russia in the southern half of European and south of Western Siberia. Read more [...]
Annual or biennial plant height 40-90 cm stem is erect, branching at the top, bottom long-haired scattered erect stiff simple hairs. Basal leaves elliptic or ovate, 6-17 cm long and 1.5-4 cm broad, coarsely toothed, long, usually at the time of flowering of dying, above the stem leaves similar, but with a shorter stem, covered with erect simple hairs, middle and upper stem leaves are alternate, smaller, oblong-lanceolate, acute, entire, sessile, well spaced densely pubescent with simple hairs. Baskets diameter up to 18 mm, are collected in a loose panicle. Marginal ligulate flowers light pink Read more [...]
Annual plant height 20-90 cm stems are erect. The leaves are opposite, trifoliate or pinnate, with petioles, leaf segments (at least the upper crust) with distinct petioles. Baskets erect. Lozhnoyazychkovye outer flowers, golden yellow, sterile, median - tubular, bisexual, bracts at the top quickly pointed. Fruits - flattened achene cuneate, densely studded beard-vochkami, pubescent over the entire surface with appressed hairs on the edges of the achene hairs directed upwards; achenes with two awns (sometimes 4.3 spine, but in such cases, two of them longer than the other). Flowers in July-September, Read more [...]
Biennial plant height from 10 to 50 cm Stems erect or ascending at the base, much branched, ribbed-grooved, sharply rough, sparsely arachnoid like leaves. Pinnate leaves into narrow linear pointed lobes. Baskets ovoid-cylindrical, are collected in a common spreading paniculate inflorescence. Involucre cylindrical, 8-10 mm long, 3-3.5 mm wide, leaves them with three veins and thorns cusp. The flowers are usually pale pink or whitish. Fruits - achenes brownish with a barely noticeable crest. It flowers from June to October, achenes ripen in July and October.
Europe-Caucasus-Asia Minor form. Read more [...]
Annual plant height 10-75 cm, pubescent with white spreading hairs, especially long and thick at the top of the stem. The stem is branched, pubescent like leaves, erect simple and small scattered glandular hairs. The leaves are opposite, ovate, at the base shortly cuneate or somewhat emarginate, entire, short (less plates) petiole, margin serrate-toothed. Baskets are small, hemispherical, 4-5 mm wide, with thin spreading hairy not equal length stalks, gathered in common loose umbellate inflorescences. Bracts entire, broadly, hairy. Rim lozhnoyazychkovyh flowers in each basket 4-6, they are Read more [...]
Annual plant height of 10-50 cm, slightly pubescent with short hairs (although the upper part of the stem are more densely pubescent). Stems branched from the base, at the top, without glandular hairs or with a few glandular hairs. The leaves are opposite, ovate, toothed or wavy edges, with petioles. Baskets are small, hemispherical, with a diameter of 5 mm, on long stalks, gathered in common loose umbellate inflorescences. Bracts entire, membranous at margins. Marginal flowers in each basket 4-5, they lozhnoyazychkovye, white, wide tongue, wraps a little longer; median tubular flowers are Read more [...]
Biennial whitish pubescence plant height of 50-200 cm stem is erect, usually branched, wide-winged prickly. The leaves are alternate, oblong-ovate, pinnatilobate, with a distinct network of veins, especially on the lower side, the edges of jagged, sharp thorns. Baskets are large, spherical, usually located on the upper 2-3 stalk branches, rarely solitary. Bracts with strong spines, exceeding the length of the rest of the leaves. The flowers are purple or light purple, sometimes pinkish. Fruits - oblong brown or reddish brown achenes with pappus. It flowers from June to September, achenes Read more [...]
Perennial herb 15-80 cm tall, covered with long silky hairs, sometimes almost belovoylochnoe. Stem erect, leafy evenly. Leaves oblong-lanceolate, the upper and middle of the stem-seat, half. Baskets are quite large, 3-4.5 cm in diameter, in terminal few-flowered inflorescences of common or single. Bracts similar in size. Flowers are yellow, edge-lozhnoyazychkovye, female, much longer than the wrapper, median - tubular, bisexual. Ovaries and fruits pubescent. Fruits - cylindrical ribbed achenes about 1 mm long, pappus composed numerous bristles, 4-5 times longer than the achene. Blooms in Read more [...]
Perennial herb 10-50 cm tall, glabrous or with a few simple hairs, with short rhizome. The stem ascending, dichotomously branched, with few small leaves and a few baskets. The bulk of the leaves collected in the rosette, they are generally lanceolate, deeply pinnately. Flowered baskets are arranged singly on the tips of stems and branches. Wraps bell. All the flowers in the basket of reeds, bisexual, yellow in color, with black pistil stigma. Fruits - cylindrical achenes, mature - distinctly transversely wrinkled, SIL crest. It flowers from June to October, the peak bloom is in the fall, Read more [...]
Herbaceous perennial plant up sterzhnekornevoe 30-120 cm, pubescent with long hairs. Stems are erect, grooved, slightly branched at the top. Most of the leaves collected in the rosette, they are large, obovate or elliptic, stem leaves few (1-3), they are smaller, lanceolate, sessile. Flowered baskets, large, located singly on the tops of stems and branches. Wrap broadly, three-row, its outer leaves pointed at tip, on the edge without hulled hairs. All the flowers in the basket of reeds, bisexual, yellow. Fruits - fusiform ribbed achenes wrinkled, with a spout and a tuft of feathery hairs. Read more [...]
A perennial herbaceous plant 20-70 (90) cm with a short oblique rhizome and numerous thin roots. Stems solitary, erect, grooved, hollow, floriferous stem leafless or with 1-2 small leaves. All leaves are basal, oblong-elliptic, 5-25 cm long and 1.5-6 cm wide, thin, apex obtuse, margin finely toothed or slightly sinuate-toothed, narrowed into a short winged petiole. Baskets are generally racemose-paniculate inflorescence, sitting on the thin and relatively short woolly-hairy stalks. Flowers are yellow. Wrap the short cylindrical, 8-12 mm long and 3-5 mm wide, pubescent outside bracts erect Read more [...]
Bezrozetochnoe perennial herbaceous plant 90-160 cm, with a creeping rhizome. Stems are erect, densely leafy, branching at the top, ribbed. The leaves are alternate, lanceolate or elliptic-lanceolate, tapering to the base cuneate, glabrous on both sides, the edges serrate-toothed. Baskets 2-2.5 cm in diameter, numerous, generally corymbose inflorescence. Outer bracts 4-5, equal in length or slightly shorter than the inner them, internal bracts lanceolate, ciliate at the top, with a black spot. Lozhnoyazychkovyh flowers in each basket of 6-8, they are bright yellow, limb them up to 1.2 cm long Read more [...]
Biennial naked plant height 30-90 cm, containing a milky juice, with taproot. Stem usually solitary, erect, usually pink. Leaves linear, entire, sessile. Baskets are quite large, arranged singly on the tops of the stems. Wrap single row of 8-10 leaves, bracts are as long as flowers, leaves membranous outer edge of pink. All flowers ligulate, bisexual, and light yellow. Fruit - achene length of 3-4 cm, limb achenes abruptly into a long, thin nose, tufted of pinnate setae. It flowers from May to October, achenes ripen in June and October.
European look. In Central Russia occasionally occurs Read more [...]
Perennial herb 60-180 cm tall with creeping rhizome. Stems branched. The leaves are opposite, lanceolate dissected into three segments. Numerous baskets, form a common corymbose inflorescence. Involucre cylindrical, of 2-3 rows of imbricated located lanceolate leaflets. In each basket 7.3 bisexual flowers with a tubular-funnel-shaped purple or dirty pink aureoles. The fruit-oblong achenes with 4-5 ribs, black, crested with white hairs. It flowers from June to September, achenes ripen in July and October. European-West Asian look. In Russia in the European part and the Northern Caucasus. Read more [...]
Perennial herb up 60 280sm, with a creeping rhizome. Stems are erect, usually simple, pubescent. The leaves are alternate, lanceolate, edges serrate-toothed, hairy beneath. Baskets are small, clustered in one-sided arched brush, forming a common apical inflorescence metelkoobraznoe pyramidal shape. Flowers are yellow, edge lozhnoyazychkovye, middle tube. Fruits - cylindrical achenes, with brown crest. Flowers in July-September, achenes ripen in August-October.
North American plant. In Europe, has long been cultivated as an ornamental, easy to escape. In Central Russia fully naturalized, Read more [...]
Perennial herb 20-100 cm tall stems erect, densely leafy, branching only at the top. The leaves are alternate, sessile, naked or nearly naked, rough on the edges of small spines, lower-linear or linear-lanceolate (up to 4 mm), with three veins, middle and upper - narrow linear (up to 2 mm), with one vein . Baskets are numerous, small, conical, with a multilayered green wrapper collected in total inflorescence corymbose at the top of the stem. Marginal flowers in the basket of 5-15, they lozhnoyazychkovye usually asexual, blue or pink-purple; median - tubular, bisexual, yellow. Fruits - oblong Read more [...]
Biennial plant height 50-180 cm, with spindle-shaped fleshy root. Stems are erect, thick, green or reddish, furrowed, much branched, pubescent with short papillate hairs, bent to varying degrees, with a mixture of iron, rare, mainly in the lower part, mixed pautinistoe pubescence. The leaves are alternate, large, shirokoyaytsevidye with petioles. Total inflorescence racemose; baskets diameter 1.5-2.5 cm, on short legs. Wraps slightly cobwebby. Corolla pinkish-red, with a purple tube. Fruits - brownish faceted achenes, 5-6 mm long, with a short crest. Blooms in June-August, achenes ripen Read more [...]
Perennial herb 40-100 cm tall, with a short woody rhizome. Stems erect, often reddish. The leaves are oblong-elliptic, serrated edges, lower petiolate, upper sessile. Baskets are small, 6-12 mm long, clustered in general erect racemose or paniculate inflorescences. Flowers are yellow, the few, the boundary-false-Reed, middle-tubular. Fruits - cylindrical achenes, with brown crest. It flowers from May to September, achenes ripen in June and October.
European-West Asian look. In Central Russia appears as a normal plant in all areas.
It grows in forests, meadows, ravines, thickets, meadows, Read more [...]
Perennial herb 5-20 cm high, with a simple or many-headed root, at the bottom (root collar) wearing woolly dark brown remnants of leaves. Leaves sinuate-Teeth-tye or pinnatilobate, upward directed, rarely pressed to the ground, naked, 5-10 (12) cm long and 2.5 cm wide. Several flower arrows, they erect or ascending, naked or a basket with a flabby pautinistym voylochkom. Outer bracts lanceolate or lanceolate-linear nye.uzhe internal reddish interior - usually twice as long as outer. Flowers are yellow, edge often with orange flavor, in the middle of the corolla with scattered short hairs. Read more [...]
Annual plant height of 8 to 30 cm stem is erect, hollow, branched at the top. Leaves twice or thrice pinnate. Baskets on short legs thickened to form a common apical corymbose inflorescence. Bracts ovate, margin membranous, obtuse. Receptacle elongated conical hollow. All the flowers in the basket only chetyrehzubchatye tubular, yellow (marginal lozhnoyazychkovye flowers are missing). Fruits - oblong achenes stirrup thin edges without pappus. It flowers from June to October, achenes ripen from July to late autumn. North American species, is listed in Europe in the late XIX century, is widely Read more [...]