Bebbia juncea var. aspera
Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 1: 180. 1885.
Leaf-blades 5–65 × 1–6 (–12) mm, faces rough hairy to glabrate (hairs antrorse). Phyllaries usually lanceolate, lance-linear, or lance-elliptic, sometimes narrowly ovate, 0.9–7.5 × 0.5–2 mm, outer usually less than 1.6 mm wide, apices acute to blunt. Corollas 4.5–9 mm. Pappi 5–8 mm. 2n = 18.
Phenology: Flowering mostly year round.
Habitat: Rocky and sandy soils, dry hillsides, slopes, desert washes, canyons
Elevation: 0–1300 m
Ariz., Calif., Nev., N.Mex., Tex., Utah, Mexico (Baja California), Mexico (Sinaloa), Mexico (Sonora)
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