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Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana
Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana
Mexican Gold Popppy
Photographer: Richard Spellenberg

ID: 0000 0000 0320 1753 (2020-03-31)

Copyright © 2020 Richard Spellenberg

  • date of photo  Mar 30, 2020
  • latitude 32.40910   longitude -106.94811     View on Google Maps.
  • location   NE side of the Organ Mts., Aguirre Springs road 2.9 km S of US Hwy 70, 25 air km NE of Las Cruces (Dona Ana County, New Mexico, US)
  • family Papaveraceae
  • plant community   E-facing bajada, rocky, with Yucca, Ephedra, Rhus, few Larrea, perennial grasses; elev. 1520 m
  • notes   This population from year to year consistently has a significant proportion of white-flowered plants. It may be significant that the white Oenothera albicaulis is sympatric.
  • camera   Nikon D7100, Sigma 105 macro
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mexican Gold Popppy (photographer)
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