Gynura drymophila (F.Muell.) F.G.Davies var. drymophila
Forster, P.I. & Thongpukdee, A. (1988) Austrobaileya 2(5): 562.
Herb up to 60 cm tall. Stems clothed in multicellular hairs.
Flowers in heads arranged in loose panicles or racemes. Heads enclosed in hairy bracts, each bract 12-15 mm long. Calyx (pappus) consists of white barbed hairs 13-15 mm long. Corolla tube about 15 x 1 mm, white at the base but yellow-orange at the apex. Corolla lobes triangular, about 0.5 x 0.5 mm. Stamens fused to form a tube around the style. Anthers about 2 mm long, attached about 5 mm below the top of the tube. Ovary 3.5-4 mm long. Style about 12 mm long. Stigmas 2, hairy, each stigma about 2 mm long.
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