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Chaenactis fremontii
Fremont's pincushion Aster Family
Chaenactis fremontii Asteraceae
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common names
  Fremont's pincushion
  desert pincushion
accepted scientific name
  Chaenactis fremontii A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Chaenactis fremontii (1545)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2009 Keir Morse
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of February thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (42%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (112)
Wikimedia Commons (12)
Snowbirdpix (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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