General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12-24 inches
Plant Spread: 18-24 inches
Leaves: Glaucous
Other: Gray green with finely toothed margins. Drought deciduous.
Fruit: Other: Small, spindle-shaped bur covered in hooked spines.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Greenish-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Erosion control
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Bursage
  • Triangle Burr Ragweed
  • Triangle Leaf Bursage
  • Rabbit Bush

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Location: Arizona
Date: 2006-07-14
Steven J. Baskauf
Location: Arizona
Date: 2002-08-04
Steven J. Baskauf

Date: 2006-07-14
Steven J. Baskauf

Date: 2006-07-14
Steven J. Baskauf

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