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Brickellia frutescens

Shrubby Brickellbush

Life form2, 3: subshrub
Habitat: mountains, canyons
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf shape3: oblong or spatulate
leaf surface3: tomentose and glandular
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: green and purple
Flowering period2: Mar.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Status: rare
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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