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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Dudleya arizonica (Gila Liveforever, Arizona Liveforever)

Ajo Peak at Night


 Dudleya arizonica

 Dudleya arizonica

 Dudleya arizonica

 Dudleya arizonica

 Dudleya arizonica

Habitat: rocky slopes
Life Form: forb,perennial
Leaf Description: basal succulent
Flower Color: red and apricot or orange
Flowering Period: Apr. Oct. and Dec.
Spines: spineless
Family: Crassulaceae (orpine family)
Abundance: scattered
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S., S. Rutman, and J. Malusa. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 12. Eudicots: Campanulaceae to Cucurbitaceae. Phytoneuron 2015-21: 1-39. Published 30 March 2015. ISSN 2153 733X page 23 (4.4 MB pdf)

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Dudleya arizonica (opens in a new tab).






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