General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 3-4 inches
Plant Spread: Trails 4-6 feet
Leaves: Other: Pubescent (covered in fine hairs)
Flowers: Showy
Other: Each 1 inch wide flower is actually a cluster of 3 bilaterally symmetric flowers.
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Deep pink to reddish-purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Trailing Four O'clock
  • Umbella Wort
  • Pink Windmills
  • Trailing Allionia
  • Trailing Windmills

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Location: just outside Red Rock Canyon, Nevada.
Date: April 15, 2005
photo by Stan Shebs
Location: just outside Red Rock Canyon, Nevada
Date: April 15, 2005
photo by Stan Shebs
Location: just outside Red Rock Canyon, Nevada.
Date: April 15, 2005
photo by Stan Shebs

Date: 2011-01-17
Photo courtesy of: Dick Culbert

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