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Miner’s Candle

The miner’s candle is a tall and straight stalk with flowers surrounding the stem. The stem has small white 5 petal flowers and longer protruding leaves that give it a spiky appearance.

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Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Cryptantha virgata
Growing Season:May to August
Soil Type:Dry slopes, meadows and mountainous areas
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Family:Borage