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Calandrinia breweri (Brewer's redmaids)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Calandrinia breweri

Calandrinia breweri S. Watson

Brewer's Redmaids

Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)


USDA Symbol: CABR3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Ovate , Spatulate
Leaf Pubescence: Glabrous
Leaf Margin: Entire
Inflorescence: Raceme

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May



Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry

Additional resources

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


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

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