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Thelypodium wrightii

Wright's Thelypody

Thelypodium wrightii
Thelypodium wrightii
Thelypodium wrightii
Thelypodium wrightii

Life form2, 3: forb, biennial
Habitat: canyons, washes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: lanceolate
leaf surface3: smooth
leaf margin3: entire or toothed
Flower color2: purple or magenta and white or whitish
Flowering period2: winter and spring
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Brassicaceae (mustard family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Cruciferae (mustard family)
Synonym(s)1: Stanleyella wrightii
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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