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Krameria grayi Rose & Painter
White Ratany, Crimson Beak, Chacati, Cosahui
Krameriaceae (Krameria Family)
USDA Symbol: KRGR
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Krameria grayi is a densely branched shrub, 1-3 feet high, with purple-red flowers.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Apr , Sep
Bloom Notes: magenta, spring and early fall if rain sufficient
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX , UT
BenefitUse Other: The bark of the root is used by Mexicans in dyeing leather a reddish-brown.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
BibliographyBibref 248 - Texas Wildflowers: A Field Guide (1984) Loughmiller, C. & L. Loughmiller
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Krameria grayi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Krameria grayi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Krameria grayi
MetadataRecord Modified: 2018-06-26
Research By: TWC Staff