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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Phlox tenuifolia E. Nels.
Santa Catalina Mountain phlox
USDA Symbol: PHTE6
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
This showy wildflower grows on rocky slopes and in canyons in the mountain foothills.
As its common indicates, a good place to see this plant is in the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Subshrub Leaf Arrangement: Opposite Leaf Shape:
Linear Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Sep , Oct , Nov
AZ USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2012-11-25
Research By: TWC Staff