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gypsum moonpod
Acleisanthes lanceolata
Acleisanthes lanceolata
gypsum moonpod Verbena/Four-o'clock
Acleisanthes lanceolata Nyctaginaceae
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common names
  gypsum moonpod
  lanceleaf moonpod
accepted scientific name
  Acleisanthes lanceolata (Wooton) R.A. Levin
rules for finding collection records
  Acleisanthes lanceolata (92)
  Selinocarpus lanceolatus (74)
  Selinocarpus maloneanus (2)
family name
  Nyctaginaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 3rd week of October

Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
SEINet (3)
Flora of North America
USDA PLANTS profile
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New Mexico Flora (8)
Cal Photos (5)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (3)
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