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Noun1.chaenactis - any of several United States plants having long stalks of funnel-shaped white or yellow flowers
genus Chaenactis - genus of flowering herbs of western United States
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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A species of pincushion (Chaenactis glabriuscula), an annual herb associated with sandy soils, has been reported several times since it was first collected in 1901.
Machearanthera canescens Hesperia Juba Skipper Chrysothamnus juba (Scud.) nauseous, Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus, Erigeron aphanactis, Guterirhizia sarothrae, Haplopappus acaulis, Polygonum bistortoides, Sisymbrium altissimum Icaria acmon Acmon Blue Erigeron (Westwood and aphanactis Hewiston) Icaria Boisduval's Allium textile, icarioides Blue Balsamorhiza (Bois.) hookeri, Chaenactis douglasii, Crepis accuminata, Engeron aphanactis, Enogonum umbellatum, Phalecia heterophylla, Rorippa nasturtium- aquaticum, Salix exigua Leptotes Marine Blue Medicago sativa marina Allium textile, (Reakirt) Centaurea maculosa, Lycaeides Melissa Blue Chrysothamnus melissa (W.H.
rubens (L.) and Schismus barbatus (L.) Thell., Poaceae, and an array of native forbs including Chaenactis fremontii A.
Chaenactis is exceptional in that hybrids were produced between two x = 4 and their closely related x = 5 species.
Yellow John Day chaenactis grow on the flats and in the dry ravines that crease the otherwise barren hills.
Herbaceous plants that were rarely infested with parasites included the annuals Baileya and Chaenactis fremontii, as well as the perennials Oryzopsis and Sphaeralcea (Table 2).
Family Species Growth form Asteraceae Chaenactis artemisiifolia Annual Boraginaceae Cryptantha clevelandi Annual C.