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Dalea formosa
Dalea formosa
Photographer: Richard Spellenberg

ID: 0000 0000 0415 1695 (2015-04-22)

Copyright © 2015 Richard Spellenberg

  • date of photo  Apr 20, 2015
  • location   Ca. 22 km E of Las Cruces on N side of La Cueva rocks at W base of Organ Mts. (Dona Ana County, New Mexico, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • plant community   N-facing gravelly slope, with Rhus microphylla, Dalea formosa; elev. 1700 m
  • notes   Flower with maroon banner is older and passing; flower with yellow banner is younger. This latter flower has also been entered by anther eating insect.
  • camera   Nikon D7100; Sigma 105 macro
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Featherplume (photographer)
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