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Allionia incarnata

Trailing Four-o'clock, Windmills

Allionia incarnata
Allionia incarnata
Allionia incarnata

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: bajadas, roadsides, disturbed areas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: opposite
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: ovate
leaf surface3: hairy
leaf margin3: wavy
Flower color2: magenta or pink
Flowering period2: June to Sept.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Nyctaginaceae (4-o'clock family)
Synonym(s)1: Allionia incarnata v.nudata, Allionia incarnata v.villosa
Status: common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Tinajas Altas area
      Ajo vicinity and BLM land
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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