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Sonoran Desert Plants
Chylismia cardiophylla (Heartleaf Suncup)

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 Chylismia cardiophylla

 Chylismia cardiophylla

Habitat: washes, rocky slopes
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: alternate,simple,orbicular and cordate,toothed
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: winter and spring
Spines: spineless
Family: Onagraceae (evening primrose 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 Chylismia cardiophylla (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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