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Castilleja sessiliflora
Castilleja sessiliflora
Downy Paintbrush
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0418 0968 (2018-04-13)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Aug 20, 2008
  • latitude 31.92150   longitude 104.42020     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Highway TX-RM 652, 10.1 miles southeast of junction with US 62 at state line, 0.3 miles southeast of junction with TX-RM 1165 south, 31.5 miles west of Orla (Culberson County, Texas, US)
  • family Orobanchaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert gypsophilic scrub at 3632' (1107m)
  • notes   Hemiparasitic perennial plant with Tiquilia hispidissima on grayish crust of weathered gypsum over anhydrite and calcareous shaley limestone substrate of the Permian Castile Formation.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, gypsum
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 113
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Downy Paintbrush, Downy Paintedcup. (photographer)
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