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Lycium torreyi
Lycium torreyi
Torrey's Wolfberry
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1118 0506 (2018-11-13)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Apr 21, 2018
  • latitude 30.25214   longitude 104.72348     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Chispa-Candelaria river road, 6 miles southwest of eastern branch of road to Coal Mine Ranch, 10 miles northwest of Candelaria (Presidio County, Texas, US)
  • family Solanaceae
  • plant community   Rio Grande riparian corridor crossing Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 2904' (885m)
  • notes   shrub in riverside mesquite bosque on alluvial river sands and gravels. Branchlets spinescent; foliage somewhat grayish, not glaucous, slightly succulent; flowers 5 lobed, reflexed, lavender with ciliate margins, corolla tube white ; berries juicy, ovate, red-orange.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 429
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Torrey's Wolfberry (photographer)
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