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Tiquilia palmeri

Coldenia, Crinklemats, Palmer's Crinklemat

Tiquilia palmeri
Tiquilia palmeri
Tiquilia palmeri

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: sand dunes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: ovate or oval or oblong
leaf surface3: bumpy and hairy
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: lavender or purple or violet
Flowering period2: Apr. to Oct.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Boraginaceae (borage family)
Status: locally common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Tinajas Altas area
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Yuma area and southeastern California

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