Monographs Details: Adenocaulon
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 - Invol small, of less than 10 nearly equal green bracts; heads disciform; fls whitish, tubular, the outer 3–7 pistillate, the inner as many or a few more, staminate, with undivided style; receptacle naked; anthers sagittate; pappus none; herbs with large alternate lvs and ample subnaked infl, the branches and achenes ± stipitate glandular. 4, the others in Guatemala, Chile, and e. Asia.