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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Tiquilia plicata (Fanleaf Crinklemat)

Cabeza Prieta Peak

 

Habitat: sand dunes, washes
Life Form: forb,perennial
Leaf Description: ovate to orbicular,simple,rough,alternate,simple,deeply impressed veins
Flower Color: lavender or purple or violet
Flowering Period: Apr. to Oct.
Spines: spineless
Family: Boraginaceae (borage family)
Abundance: rare
Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Tiquilia plicata (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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