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Lactuca serriola
prickly lettuce Aster Family
Lactuca serriola Asteraceae
common name
  prickly lettuce
accepted scientific name
  Lactuca serriola L.
rules for finding collection records
  Lactuca scariola (260)
  Lactuca serriola (4778)
family name
Image Author: ©2003-2014 John Hilty, Illinois Wildflowers
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Number of ray petals: 12 to 20
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru end of October
Not Native

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Plant Showiness (36%)
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