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Mentzelia multiflora
Mentzelia multiflora
Adonis Blazing Star
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0818 2171 (2018-08-27)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Oct 2, 2014
  • latitude 32.63974   longitude 106.00847     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Federal Highway US 54, mm 45, 16.0 miles south of junction with US 70 at Alamogordo (Otero County, New Mexico, US)
  • family Loasaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 4002' (1220m)
  • notes   road right-of-way in calcareous basin alluvial gravels. New flowers petals open yellow, cupped by 5 creamy white spreading outer calyx segments, petals then pale slowly after anthesis to white with light yellowish center
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 786
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Adonis Blazing Star (photographer)
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