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Eriophyllum lanosum

White Easter Bonnets, Woolly Daisy (alternate leaves)

Eriophyllum lanosum
Eriophyllum lanosum

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: bajadas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: linear or oblanceolate
leaf surface3: woolly
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: white or whitish or magenta or pink
Flowering period2: Feb. to May
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Antheropeas lanosum
Status: common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument
      Ajo vicinity and BLM land

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