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Abronia argillosa

Abronia argillosa S.L. Welsh & Goodrich

Clay Sand Verbena, Clay Sand-verbena

Nyctaginaceae (Four o'clock family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ABAR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Accessory
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CO , UT
Native Habitat: Clay soils, desert scrub to pinyon-juniper woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2020-11-09
Research By: CBR

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