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Plantago rhodosperma

Red-seed Plantain

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: near water
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: basal
leaf shape3: elliptic to oblanceolate
leaf surface3: hairy
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: white or whitish
Flowering period2: winter and spring
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Plantaginaceae (plantain family)
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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