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Froelichia arizonica (Arizona snake-cotton)
Flaigg, Norman G.

Froelichia arizonica

Froelichia arizonica Thornb. ex Standl.

Arizona snake-cotton, Arizona snakecotton

Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: FRAR2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

The Amaranthaceae are a family of annual or perennial herbs with small, crowded flowers. There are usually 5 sepals and no petals. Filaments of the stamens are often united into a short tube.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:
Size Class: 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec

Distribution

USA: AZ , NM , TX

Bibliography

Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Froelichia arizonica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Froelichia arizonica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Froelichia arizonica

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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