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Sonoran Desert Plants
Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis (New Mexico Silverbush)

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 Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis

 Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis

 Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis

 Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis

Habitat: rocky slopes, arroyos, washes, bajadas, sandy areas
Life Form: forb,perennial
Leaf Description: alternate simple
Flower Color: white or whitish
Flowering Period: Feb. to Sept.
Spines: spineless
Family: Euphorbiaceae (spurge family)
Abundance: uncommon

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Argythamnia serrata (Torrey) Muller Argoviensis (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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