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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Chylismia brevipes (Golden Suncup)

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 Chylismia brevipes

Habitat: bajadas
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: basal,lanceolate,sometimes pinnatifid
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: Feb. to May
Spines: spineless
Family: Onagraceae (evening primrose family)
Abundance: common

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

 

 

 

 

 

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