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Marah horrida
SIERRA MAN-ROOT

Marah horrida (Congdon) Dunn
NATIVE
Habit: Herbage not glaucous. Flower: corolla generally > 8 mm wide, deeply cup-shaped, white. Fruit: 9--20 cm, oblong, rounded at both ends; prickles dense, stiff, unhooked. Seed: 6--16 (24), 26--32 mm, oblong or ovate, flat at 1 end.
Ecology: Shrubby open areas; Elevation: < 1000 m. Bioregional Distribution: c&s SNF, Teh. Flowering Time: Mar--Apr
Synonyms: Marah horridus, orth. var.
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Citation for this treatment: Marah horrida, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=101918, accessed on November 24, 2017.

Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017, Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/, accessed on November 24, 2017.