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|date of photo May 16, 2006
location Lichty Mesa next to Border Field State Park (San Diego County, California, US)notes Restricted to a small area on Lichty Mesa, east of Border Field State Park (on private land). The population on this site represents the most southwesterly distribution of this unusual species in the United States. This population is threatened by construction of the proposed Triple Border Fence at the US/Mexico border.camera Canon A95photo category: Plant - annual/perennial
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