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Tripterocalyx micranthus

Tripterocalyx micranthus (Torr.) Hook.

Smallflower sandverbena

Nyctaginaceae (Four-O'clock Family)

Synonym(s): Abronia cycloptera, Abronia micrantha, Abronia micrantha var. pedunculata, Tripterocalyx cyclopterus, Tripterocalyx pedunculatus

USDA Symbol: TRMI6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

Listed as an endangered species.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White


USA: AZ , CA , CO , KS , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , SD , UT , WY
Canada: AB , SK
Native Habitat: Prairie/Meadow/Field

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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