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Dichondra brachypoda

Dichondra brachypoda Woot. & Standl.

New Mexico Ponysfoot

Convolvulaceae (Morning-Glory Family)


USDA Symbol: dibr

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Shape: Ovate , Reniform
Inflorescence: Axillary
Size Notes: 2-18 cm. high.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug


Native Distribution: Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and Mexico


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2012-10-11
Research By: WMWW

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