Patagonia Wildflowers
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spreading alkaliweed
Cressa truxillensis
Cressa truxillensis
spreading alkaliweed Morning-glory Family
Cressa truxillensis Convolvulaceae
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English common name
  •spreading alkaliweed
accepted scientific name
  •Cressa truxillensis Kunth
rules for finding collection records
  •Cressa depressa (0)
  •Cressa truxillensis (78)
family name
  • Convolvulaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 1st week of May
Native to the western United States and Mexico

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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