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Tripterocalyx carneus
winged sandpuffs Verbena/Four-o'clock
Tripterocalyx carneus Nyctaginaceae
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common name
  winged sandpuffs
accepted scientific name
  Tripterocalyx carneus (Greene) L.A. Galloway
rules for finding collection records
  Tripterocalyx carnea (159)
  Tripterocalyx carneus (183)
family name
  Nyctaginaceae
Image Author: ©2015 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru end of September
Native

How Likely at this Location (17%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
eFloras.org
SEINet (5)
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Gila Wilderness (7)
Cal Photos (5)
New Mexico Flora (2)
base map where plant found
mag select

Sand
Desert
Disturbed
Riparian
grid lines base