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Sonoran Desert Plants
Anemopsis californica (Yerba mansa, hierba del manso)

Crater Range

 

 Anemopsis californica

 Anemopsis californica

Habitat: alkaline wet areas
Life Form: forb,perennial
Leaf Description: basal,cordate,succulent
Flower Color: white or whitish
Flowering Period: May to Aug.
Spines: spineless
Family: Saururaceae (lizard-tail family)
Abundance: rare

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

 

 

 

 

 

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