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Sonoran Desert Plants
Teucrium cubense subsp. depressum (Dwarf Germander)

Coffee Pot Mountain


 Teucrium cubense subsp. depressum

 Teucrium cubense subsp. depressum

Habitat: near water
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: opposite simple
Flower Color: lavender or violet or purple
Flowering Period: Mar. to May
Spines: spineless
Family: Lamiaceae (mint family)
Abundance: locally common
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S. and S. Rutman. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 15. Eudicots: Fagaceae to Lythraceae. Phytoneuron 2015-59: 1-53. Published 20 Oct 2015. ISSN 2153 733X page 33 (8.5 MB pdf)

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