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Machaeranthera tortifolia

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B and T World Seeds' reference number: 76137

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Machaeranthera tortifolia is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F   (-29° to -23.5°C)
Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence: VIOLET-LAVENDER (WHITE)
Fruit: (germ. 1-3 weeks)
Foliage: linear, -6cm., toothed, - bushy desert plant
Height, in meters: 0.7
Height, in feet: 2.31
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Synonyms (alternative names) for Machaeranthera tortifolia:
Xylorhiza tortifolia, 

Common names for Machaeranthera tortifolia:

Mojave Aster, 

Machaeranthera tortifolia is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

40:   Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
76:   Californian Native Plant Seed List
85:   Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)
94:   Natives of Rocky Mountain Area U.S.A.
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae

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