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Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus v. sphaerocephalus


Life form2, 3: shrub, low
Habitat: valleys, bajadas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: spatulate to linear
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: yellow
Flowering period2: Apr. to Oct.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Status: found only in Organ Pipe Cactus NM
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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