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desert calico
Loeseliastrum matthewsii
desert calico Phlox Family
Loeseliastrum matthewsii Polemoniaceae
common name
  desert calico
accepted scientific name
  Loeseliastrum matthewsii (A. Gray) Timbrook
rules for finding collection records
  Langloisia matthewsii (252)
  Loeseliastrum matthewsii (1068)
family name
Image Author: ©2005 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.45 to 0.8 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 3rd week of July

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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