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Pholisma arenarium
desert christmas tree crinklemat
Pholisma arenarium Ehretiaceae
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common names
  desert christmas tree
  purple sand food
accepted scientific name
  Pholisma arenarium Nutt. ex Hook.
rules for finding collection records
  Pholisma arenarium (334)
  Pholisma paniculatum (2)
family name
  Ehretiaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Jean Pawek
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color color
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (17%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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SEINet (4)
USDA PLANTS profile
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Cal Photos (53)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
Jay Sullivan (1)
base map where plant found

Sand
Desert
Brush
grid lines base