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Sonoran Desert Plants
Tumamoca macdougalii (Tumamoc Globe-berry)

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Habitat: valleys
Life Form: vine,non-woody,forb,perennial
Leaf Description: alternate simple
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: summer
Spines: spineless
Family: Cucurbitaceae (gourd family)
Abundance: uncommon
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 34 (4.4 MB pdf)

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

 

 

 

 

 

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