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|Family: Nyctaginaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Mirabilis||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Mirabilis greenei S. Watson
Stem: ascending to erect, 4--8 dm, hairs 0 or sparse upward. Leaf: blade 3--10 cm, round to ovate, fleshy, hairs 0 or sparse, short. Inflorescence: involucre 1 per upper axil, peduncled, bell-shaped, +- glabrous, 6--16-flowered; bracts generally 5--6, 25--40 mm, > 1/2 fused. Flower: perianth 4--5 cm, narrowly funnel-shaped, magenta. Fruit: +- 7 mm, broadly club-shaped or elliptic, bluntly 5-angled, sparsely short-hairy.
Ecology: Dry slopes, flats; Elevation: < 1000 m. Bioregional Distribution: e KR, n&c NCoRI. Flowering Time: May--Jun
Synonyms: Quamoclidion greenei (S. Watson) Standl.
eFlora Treatment Author: Andy Murdock
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Mirabilis coccinea
Next taxon: Mirabilis jalapa var. jalapa
Citation for this treatment: Andy Murdock 2017. Mirabilis greenei, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=33805, accessed on February 25, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 25, 2017.