Calandrinia ciliata


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Noun1.Calandrinia ciliata - succulent carpet-forming plant having small brilliant reddish-pink flowers; southwestern United States
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
Calandrinia, genus Calandrinia - large genus of low-growing herbs; widespread throughout tropical and warm temperate regions having usually basal leaves and panicles of purplish ephemeral flowers
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alkali-mallow Miner's Lettuce Montiaceae Family Calandrinia ciliata (Ruiz & Pav.) DC.
Important species in the more-arid areas included winter annuals such as globe mallows (Sphaeralcea), native and nonnative mustard species (Brassica, Sisymbrium, Lesquerella, Descurainia), nievitas (Coryphantha), plantains (Plantago), filaree (Erodium cicutarium), California poppy (Eschscholzia mexicana), broadleaf combseed (Pectocarya platycarpa), and red-maids (Calandrinia ciliata).
h ms T I Portulacaceae Calandrinia acaulis Kunth h ms, pj Hc N Calandrinia ciliata (Ruiz & Pav.) DC.