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Ericameria cuneata v. spathulata

Wedgeleaf Goldenbush

Life form2, 3: shrub
Habitat: rocky slopes, canyons, mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: spatulate to obovate
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: yellow
Flowering period2: Sept. and Oct.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Haplopappus cuneatus v.spathulata
Status: uncommon
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range

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