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Eryngium yuccifolium Michx.
BUTTON ERYNGO
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Eryngium yuccifolium
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Eryngium yuccifolium

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Eryngium yuccifolium
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Eryngium yuccifolium
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Eryngium yuccifolium, Rattlesnake master, Howard County, MD ---.
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Eryngium yuccifolium, Rattlesnake master, Howard County, MD ---.

Eryngium yuccifolium, Rattlesnake master, Howard County, MD ---.
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Eryngium yuccifolium, Rattlesnake master, Howard County, MD ---.
Eryngium yuccifolium, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Eryngium yuccifolium, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Eryngium yuccifolium, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Eryngium yuccifolium, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
Eryngium yuccifolium, stem - showing leaf bases
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Eryngium yuccifolium, stem - showing leaf bases

Eryngium yuccifolium, leaf - on upper stem
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Eryngium yuccifolium, leaf - on upper stem
Eryngium yuccifolium, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Eryngium yuccifolium, leaf - basal or on lower stem

Eryngium yuccifolium, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Eryngium yuccifolium, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Eryngium yuccifolium

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Dermateaceae  Cylindrosporium eryngii @ BPI (10)
Entylomataceae  Entyloma eryngii @ BPI (5)
Halictidae  Lasioglossum imitatum @ BBSL (1)
Miridae  Gn_orthotylinigp10 sp_001 @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Gn_orthotylinigp11 sp_001 @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Gn_orthotylinigp7 sp_007 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp9 sp_002 @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Gn_orthotylinigp9 sp_005 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Goodeniaphila cassisi @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Reduviidae  Zelus cervicalis @ NCSU_ENT (1)
Sclerotiniaceae  Sclerotinia libertiana @ BPI (1)

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Eryngium yuccifolium Michx.

Rattlesnake Master

Eryngium yuccifolium plant

Family - Apiaceae

Stems - Glabrous, few-leaved, glaucous, terete, to +/-1.5m tall, from a mass of tuberous roots.

Eryngium yuccifolium stem Stem and base of cauline leaf.

Leaves - Mostly basal, with aristate serrations on margins, glabrous, glaucous, to 100cm long, +/-6cm broad, linear, with parallel venation.

Eryngium yuccifolium leaf Pressed leaf.

Inflorescence - Terminal bracteate cymes. The bracts subtending each cyme division lanceolate and foliate, reduced upwards. Peduncles glabrous and glaucous. Flowers in capitate globose clusters terminating each peduncle. Clusters bracteate, to +/-2cm in diameter. Individual florets sessile, subtended by one chaffy bract. Chaff glabrous, acute, partially enclosing the floret, to 1cm long, glabrous. Receptacle subglobose.

Eryngium yuccifolium inflorescence

Flowers - Florets to +/-6mm long. Petals 5, white, glabrous, irregular, to 3mm long. Styles 2, exserted, greenish-white, glabrous, to 5mm long, with a green nectariferous ring at base. Ovary inferior, covered with small scarious scales, 2-locular, 2-seeded(one seed per locule). Stamens 5, distinct, folded back on themselves at first and then erect and exserted. Filaments glabrous, greenish white, to 3-4mm long. Anthers greenish, to 1.3mm long. Sepals 5, erect, stiff, to +3mm long, +2mm broad, ovate, aristate, green with whitish margins, glabrous but minutely denticulate on midrib abaxially.

Eryngium yuccifolium flowers

Flowering - June - September.

Habitat - Prairies, open woods, glades, also cultivated.

Origin - Native to U.S.

Other info. - The plant, at first glance, appears as an Agave or Yucca . The flowers really give away the fact that it belongs with the carrots. The stems of the plant also have a carrot fragrance when crushed.
This species is widely cultivated.

Photographs taken at Bethel Prairie, Barton County, MO., 7-4-03, and at the Sunklands Conservation Area, Shannon County, MO., 7-26-04.


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Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0230 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0231 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0232 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0233 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0234 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0235 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0236 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0237 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0238 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0239 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0240 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0241 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=dl&where-taxon=Eryngium+yuccifolium&where-lifeform=specimen_tag&rel-lifeform=ne&rel-taxon=begins+with&where-lifeform=Plant ---> https://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=dl&where-taxon=Eryngium+yuccifolium&where-lifeform=specimen_tag&rel-lifeform=ne&rel-taxon=begins+with&where-lifeform=Plant

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Eryngium yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium
Rattlesnake Master
ID: 0000 0000 0505 2387 [detail]
© 2005 Jeff Abbas

Eryngium yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium
Rattlesnake Master
ID: 0000 0000 0505 2388 [detail]
© 2005 Jeff Abbas

Eryngium yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium
Rattlesnake Master
ID: 0000 0000 0610 0155 [detail]
© 2010 Jeff Abbas

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0230 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0231 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0232 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0233 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0234 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0235 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0236 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0237 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0238 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0239 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0240 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Eryngium yuccifolium var. yuccifolium
Button Eryngo
ID: 0000 1111 1234 0241 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


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