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Phytolacca heterotepala
Mexican pokeweed Pokeweed Family
Phytolacca heterotepala Phytolaccaceae
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common name
  Mexican pokeweed
accepted scientific name
  Phytolacca heterotepala H. Walter
rules for finding collection records
  Phytolacca heterotepala (35)
family name
  Phytolaccaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Robert Sikora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Six petals
Petal colors: color color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (11%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
No petals. Sepals are strikingly unequal, the largest being up to twice as wide as the smallest.
Links to Plant Descriptions
eFloras.org
Jepson
SEINet
USDA PLANTS profile
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Cal Photos (7)
Google Images
base map where plant found

Disturbed
Sand
Grassland
Brush
Forest
grid lines base