Chondrilla juncea

Chondrilla juncea

Chondrilla juncea
Chondrilla juncea
Botanical name: Chondrilla juncea
Common name: skeletonweed
Group: dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Growth type: forb/herb
Duration: perennial
Origin: introduced
Plant height: 1 - 5'
Foliage: branching, basal leaves pinnately lobes, linear stem leaves
Flower: several to many heads, sparsely arranged, dandelion-like
Flowering time: mid July to mid September
Habitat: weed of dry disturbed ground of fields, roadsides
Range in New Jersey: local in southern New Jersey
Heritage ranking, if any: n/a
Distribution: Chondrilla juncea distribution