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Last updated 3/17/2009 by David Giblin.
Chorizanthe watsonii Torr. & A. Gray[FNA5, HC, HC2]
Watson's spine-flower, five-tooth spineflower

Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts. 8: 199. 1870. (as watsoni).

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA5: "Chorizanthe watsonii is widely distributed in the cold desert of the Great Basin and in the northern part of the warmer Mojave Desert. Plants in the northern part of the range (especially on the Palouse Prairie of south-eastern Washington) usually have three stamens."

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