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Plagiobothrys jonesii

Mojave Popcorn Flower

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: sandy areas, bajadas, valleys
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: basal and opposite
leaf shape3: linear to lanceolate
leaf surface3: rough
Flower color2: white or whitish
Flowering period2: Mar. and Apr.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Boraginaceae (borage 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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