San Pedro False Prairie Clover

San Pedro False Prairie Clover

San Pedro False Prairie Clover
Marina calycosa (Dalea calycosa)

Family: Legume or Pea (Leguminosae)

Size: This is a very small plant whose stems radiate out close to the ground. The entire plant is 10-12 inches across. The flower spike is 2 - 3 inches long at maximum.

Date: 5/20/02

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Notes: There are 15 - 30 leaflets on each branch. 36 species of Dalea in Arizona.

San Pedro False Prairie Clover plant profile on the USDA Plants server.