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Mojave hole-in-the-sand plant
Nicolletia occidentalis
Mojave hole-in-the-sand plant Aster Family
Nicolletia occidentalis Asteraceae
common name
  Mojave hole-in-the-sand plant
accepted scientific name
  Nicolletia occidentalis A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Nicolletia occidentalis (390)
family name
Image Author: Mitzi Harding and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.6 to 1.0 inches
Number of ray petals: 8 to 12
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 2nd week of November

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (77)
Michael Charters (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
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