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Perfoliate Spineflower Mucronea perfoliata

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 09:48 AM PDT

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Red Triangles Centrostegia thurberi

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 09:53 AM PDT

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Twotooth Buckwheat Eriogonum viridescens

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:01 AM PDT

Description

Keyed out pretty cleanly, although “involucres glandular“ in final couplet doesn’t match (these are simply puberulent)

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Fort Mohave Wild Buckwheat Eriogonum ordii

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:05 AM PDT

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Hoover's Desert Trumpet Eriogonum clavatum

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:15 AM PDT

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Tall Skeleton Weed Eriogonum deflexum var. baratum

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Stem slightly inflated

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Slender Woolly Wild Buckwheat Eriogonum gracile var. gracile

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:27 AM PDT

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Red Triangles Centrostegia thurberi

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 10:27 AM PDT

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Mountain Goldenstar Bloomeria crocea var. montana

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 11:01 AM PDT

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What

Maroon-spotted Woollystar Eriastrum signatum

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 11:01 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Wand Buckwheat Eriogonum roseum

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 11:02 AM PDT

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Southern Mountain Buckwheat Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 11:02 AM PDT

Description

Group 4

Flower stipe 0
Plant forming cespitose or cushion-like mat; inflorescence head-like, if not then plant 0.1--1 dm
Inflorescence head-like
Perianth lobes alike, if not then stems glandular-hairy
Flowers white to rose or pink
Involucres glabrous or tomentose, rigid; c&s SN, Teh, TR, SNE, n DMtns
Pedicels glabrous; leaves 0.2--1(1.2) cm, 0.05--0.4 cm wide; plant 1--4 dm diam; c&s SN, TR, SNE, nw DMtns
Leaf hairs gray- or red- to brown-white; plant generally forming loose, open mat; se SNF, TR
Leaf blades oblanceolate to elliptic, 0.2--1.2 cm, 0.05--0.2 cm wide; TR
Stem 4--15 cm; n WTR, SnBr
Stem sparsely tomentose; involucres 2.5--4 mm

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What

Stiffbranch Bird's Beak Cordylanthus rigidus

Observer

leptonia

Date

July 14, 2019 11:02 AM PDT

Description

Keys to subspecies setigerus but doesn’t look quite like photos or illustrations of that taxon that I’m seeing. Hairs more pyramidal and glandular based