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Key to Dalea

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1. Plant hairy, generally prostrate, < 3.5 dm; stamens 9–10

2. Calyx 3–7 mm, lobes ± = tube; inflorescence 8–15 mm wide; corolla ± >= calyx; leaflet margin generally entire ..... D. mollis

2' Calyx ± 7–8 mm, lobes generally > tube; inflorescence generally 14–16 mm wide; corolla < calyx; leaflet margin shallowly lobed or wavy ..... D. mollissima

1' Plant (except inflorescence) glabrous, ascending, generally 2.5–5 dm; stamens 5

3. Inflorescence (except corollas) ± 12–16 mm wide, axis not visible between fruits; calyx tube thinly papery, hairs long, silky, ascending ..... D. ornata

3' Inflorescence (except corollas) 8–12 mm wide, axis visible between fruits; calyx tube firm, ± puberulent ..... D. searlsiae

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