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Emmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflora

Emmenanthe penduliflora Benth. var. penduliflora

Whisperingbells, Whispering Bells

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: EMPEP

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

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

Distribution

USA: AZ , CA , NV , UT
Native Habitat: Chaparral to creosote-bush scrub, rocky, sandy, decomposed granite, serpentine soils.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 36 - Jepson eFlora (2019) The Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Emmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Emmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Emmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflora

Metadata

Record Modified: 2021-04-20
Research By: CBR

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