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Gamochaeta stagnalis

Desert Cudweed, Rosy Everlasting

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: washes, near water, canyons, mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf shape3: oblanceolate to spatulate to linear
leaf surface3: hairy
Flower color2: whitish and purple
Flowering period2: Mar. to May
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Gnaphalium stagnale
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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