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Pholisma arenarium
Pholisma arenarium
Purple Sand Food
Photographer: Hartmut Wisch

ID: 0000 0000 1002 0693 (2002-10-31)

Copyright © 2002 Hartmut Wisch

  • date of photo  Jul 9, 2002
  • location   Near south end of Morro Bay (San Luis Obispo County, California, US)
  • family Boraginaceae
  • notes   Found growing beneath Ericameria ericoides ( Mock Heather ).
  • camera   Nikon Coolpix 950
  • contributor's ID #  Paren.jpg
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Desert Pholisma, Scaly-stemmed Sand Plant, Desert Christmas Tree, Dune Food (CF, ITIS ) Purple Sand Food, Sand Plant (photographer)
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    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2002 Hartmut Wisch. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Hartmut Wisch hartmutwisch[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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