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  Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm. image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Onagraceae
Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm.
small-flowered gaura, velvet-weed
Gaura: from the Greek gauros, "proud," from the showy flowers of some ssp.
parviflora: Latin for "small flower"
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual/biennial, to 6' tall forb
Flower: 4-parted; blooms May-Sept.

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All Gaura list Google- Images or Text
Gaura mollis James
Gaura parviflora Lehm. var. lachnocarpa Weath.
Gaura parviflora Lehm. var. typica Munz

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