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Thurovia triflora (Threeflower snakeweed)
Carr, Bill

Thurovia triflora

Thurovia triflora Rose

Threeflower Snakeweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Gutierrezia triflora

USDA Symbol: THTR7

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual , Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 18 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: White or pale yellow.



Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-01-30
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