Psilocarphus

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woolly marbles
woollyheads
Psilocarphusbrevissimus.jpg
Psilocarphus brevissimus
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Psilocarphus

Synonyms[1]

Bezanilla J.Rémy

Psilocarphus is a genus of flowering plants in the pussy's-toes tribe within the daisy family.[2][3]

Psilocarphus is known commonly as woolly marbles or woollyheads. It is native western North America and southern South America.[4]

Species[1][5][6]
  1. Psilocarphus brevissimus - BC ALB SAS WA OR CA NV ID UT WY MT, Baja California, Chile, Argentina
  2. Psilocarphus chilensis - CA, Chile
  3. Psilocarphus elatior - BC WA OR CA ID MT
  4. Psilocarphus globiferus - Chile, Argentina
  5. Psilocarphus oregonus - CA OR WA NV ID, Baja California
  6. Psilocarphus tenellus - BC CA OR WA ID MT, Baja California
formerly included[1]

Psilocarphus caulescens Benth.- Hesperevax caulescens (Benth.) A.Gray

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