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Chylismia cardiophylla

Heartleaf Suncup

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: washes, rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: orbicular and cordate
leaf margin3: toothed
Flower color2: yellow
Flowering period2: winter and spring
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Onagraceae (evening primrose family)
Synonym(s)1: Camissonia cardiophylla, Oenothera cardiophylla
Status: Uncommon
Location where collected or observed:
      Barry M. Goldwater Range

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