Mirabilis albida (Walter) Heimerl
Family: Nyctaginaceae
pale umbrella-wort,  more...
[Allionia albida Walter,  more]
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Arthur Meeks  
Etymology: Mirabilis: Latin for "miraculous or wonderful"
Plants: erect or drooping, perennial, 8"-40" tall forb; stems hairy
Leaves: lance-like, tapering towards the base
Flowers: pale pink, 5-parted, 1/2"-1" wide, saucer-shaped, sepals petal-like; inflorescence loosely-branched clusters; blooms June-Aug.
Habitat: dry; prairies, sand hills, barrens
Conservation Status: Native
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Derek Anderson  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
Mirabilis albida image
Matthew L. Wagner  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Derek Anderson