Monographs Details: Santolina
Authority: Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.
Description:Genus Description - Heads discoid, the fls all tubular and perfect, or the outer rarely with abortive anthers; invol bracts imbricate in several series, dry, scarious on the margins or throughout; receptacle convex, chaffy throughout; style-branches flattened, truncate, penicillate; achenes evidently 3–5-angled, glabrous; pappus none; aromatic subshrubs, branched at the base, with alternate, pectinate or pinnatifid lvs and small or middle-sized, long-pedunculate, hemispheric yellow heads. 10, Mediterranean.