Plagiobothrys arizonicus Plagiobothrys arizonicus Plagiobothrys arizonicus
Common Name Arizona Popcornflower, Bloodweed
Latin Name Plagiobothrys arizonicus
Native Habitat Dry woodland slopes from 0 to 4,000 feet
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, limestone, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water None to once per month in summer
Height X Width 16 inches X 16 inches
Protective Mechanism Poisonous, stiff hairs on leaves
Leaves Green leaves with stiff hairs
Garden Suitability Ethnobotanical
Ornamental Value White flowers
Nature Value ?
Native American Uses Leaves used to make red dye
Links  
    Images and data http://www.wnmu.edu/academic/nspages2/gilaflora/plagiobothrys_arizonicus.html
    Images and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=6551
    Images and data http://www.fireflyforest.com/flowers/whites/white52.html
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=PLAR
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