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Eremalche exilis

White Mallow

Eremalche exilis
Eremalche exilis
Eremalche exilis
Eremalche exilis

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: roadsides, disturbed areas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: cordate and orbicular
leaf surface3: bumpy
leaf margin3: lobed or palmate
Flower color2: lavender or purple or violet
Flowering period2: Feb. to May
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Malvaceae (mallow family)
Status: uncommon
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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