Family: Legume or Pea (Leguminosae)
Size: To 0.5 in. wide; .75 inch long.
Other names: Beggar's ticks, sticktights
Notes: Climbing ot prostrate, up to 5' long. Flowers rose to purplish. 14 species of Desdemonium in Arizona.
This plant is found on the Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch Working Check list of flora.
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