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Tiquilia  plicata (Torr.) A.T.Richardson   
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FamilyBORAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Tiquilia  plicata (Torr.) A.T.Richardson 
SynonymsTiquilia brevifolia var. plicata Torr. (basionym)
 Coldenia plicata (Torr.) Coville
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.MexicoArizonaCaliforniaMexico NorthwestNevada
semideserts of w. USA
Description leaves shortly petiolate, obovate to suborbiculate, 3-10mm long, softly hirsute, distinctly veined, flowers crowded, axillary, tube 3-5mm long, lobes 1mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorblue
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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