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Amphiachyris dracunculoides
Amphiachyris dracunculoides
Prairie Broomweed
Photographer: Richard Spellenberg

ID: 0000 0000 1016 3267 (2016-10-21)

Copyright © 2016 Richard Spellenberg

  • date of photo  Oct 20, 2016
  • location   29 km E of Sheffield on Texas Rd Loop 290 (Crockett County, Texas, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • plant community   Heavily utilized mesquite rangeland, calcareous soil; elev. 810 m
  • notes   Amphiachyris are the neatly rounded compact-crowned plants on the right side of the popoulation. Feathery-topped, more ragged plants on the left of the population are Gutierrezia texana var. glutinosa.
  • camera   Nikon D90, Sigma 105 macro
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Prairie Broomweed (photographer)
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