Taxon:

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Plant
  habit
   shrubs
   grass-like
  special groups
   composites
   legumes
   mints
   dicots
   monocots
  longevity
   annual or biennial
   perennial
  stature
   prostrate
   scapose
   erect or ascending; neither prostrate nor scapose
  armature
   unarmed
   armed
  sap
   latex absent (sap clear)
   latex present
  leaves/twigs aromatic when crushed
   without marked odor
   clearly odiferous
Leaves
  arrangement/phyllotaxy
   basal
   alternate
   opposite
   whorled
   fascicled/clustered along stem
  blade division
   all simple
   pinnatifid-pinnatisect
   some or all fully compound
  leaf attachment
   sessile or nearly so
   leaf stalk (petiole) clearly present
   winged petiolate
   sheathing
  stipules
   stipules absent
   stipules or their scars present
  blade margin
   entire
   toothed
   lobed
   revolute
Inflorescence
  flowering month
   Jan.
   Feb.
   March
   April
   May
   June
   July
   Aug.
   Sept.
   Oct.
   Nov.
   Dec.
  plant sexuality
   monoecious
   bisexual flowers
Flower
  principal flower color
   white or cream
   purple
   blue
   green
   yellow
   orange
   red
   pink
   brown
   inconspicuous
  corolla symmetry
   regular
   bilateral
  corolla (petal) fusion
   petals separate
   fused, at least toward base
  number of fertile stamens
   1-2
   3
   4
   5
   6
   7 or more
  ovary position
   sepals/petals attached above middle of ovary (inferior or partly inferior ovary)
   sepals/petals attached below middle of ovary (ovary superior)
Fruit or Cone
  Fruit Dehiscence
   dehiscent (splits open)
   indehiscent
Stem & Twigs
  succulent vs non-succulent
   succulent
   not succulent

Sonoran Desert Spring Flora

Arizona State University Herbarium
Species Count: 71

Apiaceae

Asparagaceae

Asteraceae

Boraginaceae

Brassicaceae

Caryophyllaceae

Commelinaceae

Fabaceae

Geraniaceae

Lamiaceae

Malvaceae

Montiaceae

Onagraceae

Orobanchaceae

Papaveraceae

Plantaginaceae

Poaceae

Polemoniaceae

Polygonaceae

Resedaceae

Urticaceae