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Wingnut Cryptantha  Cryptantha pterocarya,Geotagged,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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''Cryptantha pterocarya'' is a species of flowering plant in the borage family known by the common name wingnut cryptantha. It is native to the western United States where it grows in many types of habitat. It is an annual herb producing a stem with a few branches that reaches up to about 40 centimeters in maximum height. The leaves are linear to oblong in shape and up to 5 centimeters long. The plant herbage is very hairy to bristly, generally rough in texture. The inflorescence is a length of.. more

Similar species: Boraginales
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Apr 19, 2017. Captured Apr 17, 2017 08:46 in Recreation Dr, Vantage, WA 98950, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/1.0
  • 1/180s
  • ISO200
  • 55mm