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Tripterocalyx micranthus
smallflower sand verbena Verbena/Four-o'clock
Tripterocalyx micranthus Nyctaginaceae
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common names
  smallflower sand verbena
  sandpuffs
  small-flower sandpuffs
accepted scientific name
  Tripterocalyx micranthus (Torr.) Hook.
rules for finding collection records
  Abronia cycloptera (5)
  Abronia micrantha (15)
  Tripterocalyx micranthus (294)
family name
  Nyctaginaceae
Image Author: ©1979 Dean Wm. Taylor
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.4 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed last week of March thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (8)
base map where plant found

Sand
Desert
Disturbed
Riparian
Grassland
grid lines base