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Galactia wrightii

Wrights Milkpea

Life form2, 3: forb, perennial or vine, non-woody
Habitat: mountains, rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: trifoliate
Flower color2: purple to yellow green
Flowering period2: Jul. to Sept.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Fabaceae (bean family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Leguminosae (pea family)
Status: locally common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range

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