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Tiquilia canescens (Woody crinklemat)
Nugent, Louis R

Tiquilia canescens

Tiquilia canescens (DC.) A.T. Richardson

Woody Crinklemat, Shrubby Coldenia, Shrubby Tiquilia

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)


USDA Symbol: TICA3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Mound-like or mat-forming, up to about 1 foot tall by 2 feet across.
Fruit: Nutlets, 4.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Violet
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX , UT

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-01-24
Research By: DEW

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