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Houstonia rubra
Houstonia rubra
Red Bluet
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0813 0986 (2013-08-10)

Copyright © 2013 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 12, 2013
  • latitude 24.46160   longitude 100.32750     View on Google Maps.
  • location   MX Federal hiway 57, km 103, 16 miles S of jxn with MX 58 east, 1.8 miles N of rd. W to Refugio Ibarra (Mcp. Galeana, Nuevo Leon, Mexico)
  • family Rubiaceae
  • plant community   halophytic/gypsophilous grasses, forbs and small shrubs, ie. Sesuvium, Flaveria, Haploesthes, Strotheria, Frankenia & Atriplex,
  • notes   along east side of roadway in gypsum mineralized silty clay of flat bolson playa at 1866 meters. Special thanks to George Hinton who took us to this unusual site
  • keywords: CDR, gypsum
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 952
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Red Bluet (photographer)
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