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Pyrrhopappus carolinianus
Pyrrhopappus carolinianus
Carolina Desert-chicory
Photographer: Richard Spellenberg

ID: 0000 0000 1215 0172 (2015-12-02)

Copyright © 2015 Richard Spellenberg

  • date of photo  Mar 21, 2014
  • location   Hwy 511 near Port of Brownsville, at Indiana Ave. (Cameron County, Texas, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • plant community   Grassy vacant lot; elev. 1 m
  • notes   This seems to be an unusual color phase of this species. There were several plants in this lot, all with cream flowers. Elsewhere in area there were one or two plants in some populations of hundreds of 'normal' yellow-flowered plants.
  • camera   Nikon D7100; Sigma 105 macro
  • From the collection of NMC    Specimen No. 14736
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  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Carolina Desert-chicory (photographer)
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