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Nitrophila occidentalis
boraxweed Atriplex/Chenopodium
Nitrophila occidentalis Amaranthaceae
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common names
  boraxweed
  western niterwort
accepted scientific name
  Nitrophila occidentalis (Moq.) S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Nitrophila occidentalis (465)
family name
  Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Stan Shebs
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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