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Dalea tenuifolia

Dalea tenuifolia (A. Gray) Shinners

Petalostemon tenuifolius A. Gray

Slimleaf Prairie Clover

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderFabalesLegumes (pea and bean families)
FamilyFabaceaeLegume family (peas and beans)
GenusDaleaNamed after Samuel Dale (1659-1739), an English physician, botanist and botanical collector, and gardener who was the author of several botanical works and a treatise on medicinal plants. He was an associate of several major botanical figures in England, notably John Ray, one of the founding figures of British botany and zoology, William Sherard, and Mark Catesby
SpeciestenuifoliaWith finely-divided, slender leaves

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Dalea tenuifolia description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 11 Oct 2018.

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Dalea tenuifolia (Slimleaf Prairie Clover)

8/26/2014 · La Ventana Natural Arch, El Malpais, NM
≈ 6 × 7" (16 × 18 cm) ID is uncertain

Dalea tenuifolia (Slimleaf Prairie Clover)

8/26/2014 · La Ventana Natural Arch, El Malpais, NM
≈ 7 × 10" (18 × 25 cm) ID is uncertain

Dalea tenuifolia (Slimleaf Prairie Clover)

8/26/2014 · La Ventana Natural Arch, El Malpais, NM
≈ 6 × 7" (14 × 16 cm) ID is uncertain

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