grows on dry sites on the plains and lower foothills. Plants are usually less
than 12 inches tall. Leaves are linear and densely spaced along the stem, sometimes appearing
whorled though they are alternate. Leafy stems have a bottle brush appearance. Flowers are white or pink
and are in umbels at the tip of the stem. Fruits are held upright and are 1.5
to 2.5 inches tall. Plants often sprawl amongst grasses.