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Hebecarpa macradenia (A. Gray) J.R. Abbott

Gland-leaf Milkwort

Life form2, 3: subshrub
Habitat: rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf shape3: linear to oblong lanceolate
leaf surface3: glandular
Flower color2: purple or magenta and greenish or green yellow
Flowering period2: spring to fall
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Polygalaceae (milkwort family)
Status: uncommon
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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