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Sairocarpus watsonii (Vasey & Rose) D.A.Sutton

Watsons Snapdragon

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: lanceolate to linear
Flower color2: white or whitish and violet
Flowering period2: spring
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Plantaginaceae (plantain family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Scrophulariaceae (figwort family)
Synonym(s)1: Antirrhinum kingii v.watsonii, Sairocarpus watsonii, Antirrhinum watsonii
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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