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Chaenactis macrantha
bighead dustymaiden Aster Family
Chaenactis macrantha Asteraceae
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common names
  bighead dustymaiden
  Mojave pincushion
accepted scientific name
  Chaenactis macrantha D.C. Eaton
rules for finding collection records
  Chaenactis macrantha (635)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2008 Stan Shebs
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .4 to .5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 1st week of July

How Likely at this Location (23%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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