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Mentzelia multiflora
Mentzelia multiflora
Adonis Blazingstar
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0617 0356 (2017-06-07)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 17, 2015
  • latitude 30.15855   longitude 104.09791     View on Google Maps.
  • location   US 67, 11.6 miles south of junction with US 90 in Marfa, in Marfa (Presidio Co. County, Texas, US)
  • family Loasaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert semi-arid grassland at 4537'
  • notes   Plants scattered on open degraded grassland, gravelly volcanic soils over basalt substrate. Leaf view. Note small, coarse, barbed hairs which provide the tightly clinging 'velcro' or 'stick tight' effect the foliage of this and other members of the genus display when brushed against clothing or hair.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 195
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Adonis Blazingstar (photographer)
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