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Oxystylis lutea
spiny caper Bee-plant Family
Oxystylis lutea Cleomaceae
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common name
  spiny caper
accepted scientific name
  Oxystylis lutea Torr. & Frém.
rules for finding collection records
  Oxystylis lutea (164)
family name
  Cleomaceae
Image Author: ©2010 James L. Reveal
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 3rd week of October
Native to the Mojave Desert (California and Nevada)

How Likely at this Location (13%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
J. Reveal (28)
Cal Photos (27)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Michael Charters (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Desert
Salt Marsh
Disturbed
Sand
grid lines base