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desert sand bur
Cenchrus palmeri
desert sand bur Grass Family
Cenchrus palmeri Poaceae
common names
  desert sand bur
  giant sandbur
accepted scientific name
  Cenchrus palmeri Vasey
rules for finding collection records
  Cenchrus palmeri (305)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Sue Carnahan
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Cal Photos (16)
SEINet (7)
New Mexico Flora (3)
base map where plant found
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

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