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Micropus californicus
slender cottonweed Aster Family
Micropus californicus Asteraceae
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common names
  slender cottonweed
  Q-tips
accepted scientific name
  Micropus californicus Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
rules for finding collection records
  Micropus californicus (1564)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2008 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 3rd week of June

How Likely at this Location (43%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (65)
R.L.Carr (10)
Tony Valois NPS (4)
G.D.Carr (7)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Paul Slichter (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
base map where plant found

Forest
Grassland
Brush
Disturbed
Rocky
Riparian
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