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wrinkled spineflower
Chorizanthe corrugata
wrinkled spineflower Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Chorizanthe corrugata Polygonaceae
common name
  wrinkled spineflower
accepted scientific name
  Chorizanthe corrugata (Torr.) Torr. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Acanthogonum corrugatum (1)
  Chorizanthe corrugata (468)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Joe Decruyenaere
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed last week of January thru end of May

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (21)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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