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shinyleaf sandpaperplant
Petalonyx nitidus
Petalonyx nitidus
shinyleaf sandpaperplant Blazing-star Family
Petalonyx nitidus Loasaceae
common names
  shinyleaf sandpaperplant
  smooth sandpaper plant
  shinyleaf sandpaper plant
accepted scientific name
  Petalonyx nitidus S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Petalonyx nitidus (343)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .4 to .8 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 3rd week of November

Plant Showiness (45%)
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Native Plant Status
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