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Centrostegia thurberi
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Centrostegia thurberi Polygonaceae
common names
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  Thurber's spineflower
accepted scientific name
  Centrostegia thurberi A. Gray ex Benth.
rules for finding collection records
  Centrostegia thurberi (1135)
  Chorizanthe thurberi (193)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Stan Shebs
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 3rd week of July

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Michael Charters (1)
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