|Scientific Name||Sida abutifolia (Sida filicaulis)||USDA PLANTS Symbol||SIAB|
|Common Name||Spreading Fanpetals||ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.||505208|
|Description||Habitat: Sandy or caliche soils in open, grassy areas and roadsides.
Plant: Ground-hugging, spreading perennial, stems to 18 inches long.
Leaves: Ovate to oblong leaves with toothed edges, 1/4 to 3/4-inch long.
Inflorescence: Yellow-orange (sometimes whitish) flowers 1/4 to 1/2-inch across on pedicels 1/2 to 3/4-inch long rising from leaf axils.
Bloom Period: March to October.
References: "Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist.
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Banner photo of Lupinus ssp. by Rick Capozza, Austin TX
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