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Chorizanthe rigida (Devil's spineflower)
Reveal, James L.

Chorizanthe rigida

Chorizanthe rigida (Torr.) Torr. & A. Gray

Devil's Spineflower

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)

Synonym(s): Acanthogonum rigidum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 6 inches tall.

Bloom Information

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


USA: AZ , CA , NV , UT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-08-19
Research By: CBR

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