TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Lappula squarrosa(Retz.) Dumort.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted accepted accepted
European Stickseed

Boraginaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: As L. echinata Gilib.: In slightly calcareous gravels, shales, talus, and cinders; scarce. July. Along streets, railroad embankments, and the talus of shaly cliffs along the Cayuga Lake shore, most abundant from Lake Ridge to Cayuga: near the Old Armory and on Buffalo St., Ithaca (D.) ; railroad tracks at East Ithaca; near Fall Creek Mills (D.) ; frequent on the sandy points of Cayuga Lake and along the railroad (D.!) ; near Taughannock Falls station. N. S. to B. C, southw. to N. J. and Kans. Naturalized from Eurasia. Lappula differs markedly from Hackelia in the details of nutlet attachment.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Lappula squarrosa (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, Cascadilla Creek, 30 May 1886, anonymous 44 (BH 13476);
 near Ithaca, Crowbar Point, blue?, 29 Jul 1928, Bailey (BH 13477);
 Lansing, railroad bank below Esty's, dry cinder, 7 Jul 1917, Bechtel 8664 (BH 13478);
 roadside near Ulysses, dry waste, 31 Jul 1915, Demott 4860 (BH 13479);
 Ithaca, Aug 1875, Dudley 627 (BH 13483);
 Ithaca, East Ithaca Station, in cinders, 28 Jun 1918, Eames 10667 (BH 13480);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek, below Ithaca Falls, on banks of creek, 12 Jul 1916, Metcalf & Wiegand 7048 (BH 13482);
 Newfield, southwest of Connecticut Hill, pasture, 12 Jul 1924, Muenscher 15894 (BH 13475);
 Ithaca, Lehigh Valley yards, 20 Jul 1925, Muenscher 16270 (BH 13481);
 Ithaca, west of Inlet, Lehigh Valley yards, 24 Jun 1924, Muenscher 15895 (BH 13463);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Mills, 11 Jul 1893, Wiegand (BH 13484);

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