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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Cleomella

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(For a list of species in Cleomella, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Receptacle in fruit 0.3–3 mm; petals < 3 mm

2. Flowers 1 in  axilsreceptacle  in fruit ..... C. brevipes

2' Flowers in racemes, sometimes also 1 in leaf axils; receptacle  to  in fruit ..... C. parviflora

1' Receptacle in fruit 6–15 mm; petals 3.5–9 mm

3. Plant hairy; older stems  ..... C. obtusifolia

3' Plant glabrous; older stems ascending to 

4. Branches 0 or generally from lower ; leaf  to  ..... C. hillmanii var. hillmanii

4' Branches generally from upper nodes; leaf linear-elliptic ..... C. plocasperma



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