Allionia species

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Scientific Name Allionia choisyi USDA PLANTS Symbol
ALCH
Common Name Annual Windmills ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
19579
Family Nyctaginaceae (Four O'clock) SEINet
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Description Desert habitat, dry, sandy areas; low, trailing annual with long branches; thick leaves usually with wavy edges, 3/8 to 1-1/4 inches long, largest near base; stems, buds and leaves covered with fine hairs; deep pink flowers less than 1/2 inch across are actually clusters of 3 flowers, each with one deeply scalloped petal. Descr. adapted from SEINet. Texas Status
Native
Scientific Name Allionia incarnata USDA PLANTS Symbol
ALIN
Common Name Trailing Four O'clock, Trailing Windmills ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
19581
Family Nyctaginaceae (Four O'clock) SEINet
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Description Desert habitat, dry, sandy areas; low, trailing perennial with long branches; thick leaves usually with wavy edges, 3/4 to 2-1/2 inches long, largest near base; stems, buds and leaves covered with fine hairs; deep pink flowers about an inch across are actually clusters of 3 flowers, each with one deeply scalloped petal. Descr. adapted from SEINet. Texas Status
Native

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