Arizona

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common North American wild onion with a strong onion odor and an umbel of pink flowers atop a leafless stalk; British Columbia to California and Arizona and east to Wyoming and Colorado Allium acuminatum , Hooker's onion
Native American who lived in what is now southern Colorado and Utah and northern Arizona and New Mexico and who built cliff dwellings Anasazi
tiny grey woolly tufted annual with small golden-yellow flower heads; southeastern California to northwestern Arizona and southwestern Utah; sometimes placed in genus Eriophyllum Antheropeas wallacei , dwarf daisy , Eriophyllum wallacei , woolly daisy
any member of Athapaskan tribes that migrated to the southwestern desert (from Arizona to Texas and south into Mexico); fought a losing battle from 1861 to 1886 with the United States and were resettled in Oklahoma Apache
Arizona timber tree with bluish silvery foliage Arizona cypress , Cupressus arizonica
medium-sized tree of Arizona and adjacent regions having deeply lobed leaves and collective fruits in groups of 3 to 5 Arizona sycamore , Platanus wrightii
semi-evergreen shrub or small tree of Arizona and New Mexico having acorns with hemispherical cups Arizona white oak , Quercus arizonica
shrub of southern Arizona and Mexico Arizona wild cotton , Gossypium thurberi , wild cotton
native or resident of Arizona Arizonan , Arizonian
fragrant puffed-up white to reddish-pink flowers in long narrow clusters on erect stems; Arizona to New Mexico and Utah balloon flower , Penstemon palmeri , scented penstemon
bushy subshrub having flower heads that resemble asters with broad white rays; found in desert areas of Arizona east to Kansas and south to Mexico blackfoot daisy , Melampodium leucanthum
mariposa with clusters of bell-shaped vermilion or orange or yellow flowers atop short stems; southern California to Arizona and Mexico Calochortus kennedyi , desert mariposa tulip
perennial plant having clusters of one to four showy white bell-shaped flowers atop erect unbranched stems; edible bulbs useful in times of scarcity; eastern Montana and western North Dakota south to northern Arizona and northwestern New Mexico Calochortus nuttallii , sego lily
state capital and largest city located in south central Arizona; situated in a former desert that has become a prosperous agricultural area thanks to irrigation capital of Arizona , Phoenix
lip fern of Texas to Oklahoma and Colorado and Arizona and Mexico having tall erect tufted fronds Cheilanthes eatonii , southwestern lip fern
desert in western Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and northern Mexico Chihuahuan Desert
having distinct longitudinal stripes: of Colorado Plateau from Arizona to western Colorado Cnemidophorus velox , plateau striped whiptail
Apache leader of the resistance to United States troops in Arizona (1812-1874) Cochise
important river in the southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward through the southern tip of Nevada, then formin Colorado , Colorado River
orchid with yellowish-brown flowers with dark veins; southeastern Arizona to the eastern United States crested coral root , Hexalectris spicata
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