Dalea formosa, Pea Family (Leguminosae)|
|Flowers:||Small purplish pea type flowers to 1/2" long, with small cream petals and feathery centers .|
|Leaves:||Dark green, to 3/8" long with parallel rows of leaflets.|
|Height:||Small bush, may grow to 16" high.|
Photographed May 9, near Canyon Lake.|
Typically found on rocky hillsides and dry plains.