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Chaenactis carphoclinia (Pebble pincushion)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Chaenactis carphoclinia

Chaenactis carphoclinia A. Gray

Pebble Pincushion

Asteraceae (Aster Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Achene

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , UT

Additional resources

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


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

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