• leaf
  • bicrenata American Spikenard Aristolochiaceae (Birthwort Family) Aristolochia watsonii Indian-root Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family) Asclepias asperula Antelope Horns Milkweed Asclepias brachystephana Shortcrown Milkweed Asclepias hypoleuca Mahogany Milkweed Asclepias involucrata Dwarf Milkweed Asclepias latifolia Broadleaf Milkweed Asclepias macrotis Long Horned Milkweed Asclepias nummularia Tufted Milkweed Asclepias oenotheroides Zizotes Milkweed Asclepias subverticillata Poison Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias uncialis Wheel Milkweed Funastrum crispum Wavy-Leaf Milkvine Funastrum cynanchoides subsp. (wnmu.edu)
  • Plants flower before they leaf out. (blogspot.com)
  • spathe
  • The lower, or proximal, cincinnus bears 1 to 4 bisexual flowers and is nearly included in the spathe, while the upper cincinnus has 1 to 2 male flowers and is about 8 mm (0.31 in) long. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each spathe houses either one or two scorpioid cymes, with the upper cyme being either vestigial or bearing from one to several typically male flowers, and the lower cyme bearing several flowers. (wikipedia.org)
  • borne
  • The spathes are borne on peduncles, or stalks, that measure 0.8-3.5 cm (1⁄4-1 1⁄2 in) and sometimes up to 5 cm (2.0 in) long. (wikipedia.org)
  • lower
  • The petals are free and unequal with the two upper ones being larger and clawed while the lower petal is typically reduced and often differs in colour from the other two. (wikipedia.org)
  • focus
  • It would hover for a few seconds feeding at one flower head and, just as he managed to focus, it would fly onto the next flower head, and so on. (blogspot.com)
  • yellow
  • corymbulosa False Boneset Brickellia floribunda Chihuahuan Brickellbush Brickellia grandiflora Tassel Flower *Brickellia lemmonii Lemmon's Brickellbush Brickellia rusbyi Rusby's Brickellbush Brickellia venosa Veiny Brickellbush Brickelliastrum fendleri Fendler's Brickellbush Carminatia tenuiflora Plumeweed Carpochaete bigelovii Carpochaete Centaurea solstitialis Yellow Star Thistle Centaurea stoebe Spotted Knapweed Chaetopappa ericoides Baby Aster Cichorium intybus Chickory Cirsium arizonicum var. (wnmu.edu)
  • But, before long, W asked me if I was interested in a yellow flower. (blogspot.com)