Annual herb from a taproot; stems erect, solitary, much branched, 10-50 cm tall.
Stem leaves usually triangular with arrowhead-like lobes, entire except sometimes with a few teeth at the base, greenish on upper surfaces, usually greyish-mealy below, stalked, 1-4 cm long, rounded to pointed.
Inflorescence of dense clusters in large terminal and smaller lateral spikes, densely mealy, without stalks.
Thin, membranous envelopes, 1 mm wide; seeds obtusely margined, slightly roughened.
||Value / Class
Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
of field plots
species was recorded in:
BEC Zone Class
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in
|IDF(1), MS(1), PP(2)|
Source: Klinkenberg 2013