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Forestiera angustifolia
Forestiera angustifolia
Narrowleaf Forestiera
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0617 1810 (2017-06-23)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 18, 2015
  • latitude 29.29962   longitude 103.26624     View on Google Maps.
  • location   road into Chisos Basin, 2.6 miles south of TX 118 (Panther Junction Hiway),2.8 miles north of Lost Mine Trailhead pullout, Big Bend National Park (Brewster County, Texas, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub transition into foothill grassland at 4764' (1452m)
  • notes   Large, xeric, woody shrub with narrow leaves bunched on short spurs on spreading central branches. Fruit, a purple to black drupe highly sought by birds. This is the more common strictly branched form as contrasted with the rather eye-catching but less common curved or 'weeping' form.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 1246
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Narrowleaf Forestiera (photographer)
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