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mat prickly phlox
Linanthus caespitosus
mat prickly phlox Phlox Family
Linanthus caespitosus Polemoniaceae
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common names
  mat prickly phlox
  matted prickly-phlox
accepted scientific name
  Linanthus caespitosus (Nutt.) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
rules for finding collection records
  Leptodactylon caespitosum (60)
  Linanthus caespitosus (65)
family name
  Polemoniaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Mary Winter
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Six petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 2nd week of August

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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SEINet (1)
Cal Photos (2)
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