LOST PALMS OASIS, JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK
FEBRUARY 2012 PAGE TWO


   
Brittlebush
Encelia farinosa
Asteraceae


 
Desert mistletoe
Phoradendron californicum
Viscaceae


       
   
Yellow cups
Chylismia brevipes ssp. brevipes
Onagraceae
   
    Desert trumpet
Eriogonum inflatum
Polygonaceae


   
Guadalupe cryptantha
Cryptantha maritima
Boraginaceae
 



   
Pebble pincushion
Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
Asteraceae
 
Purple mat
Nama demissum var. demissum
Boraginaceae


 
 
 
California wild buckwheat
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. polifolium
Polygonaceae


 
 
 
Desert pincushion
Chaenactis stevioides
Asteraceae
 
 



 
Checker fiddleneck
Amsinckia tessellata var. tessellata
Boraginaceae
 
Cryptantha sp.
Boraginaceae

Anyone recognize this one?
 


 
California juniper
Juniperus californica
Cupressaceae
   
Notchleaf phacelia
Phacelia crenulata var. ambigua
Boraginaceae
     


 
Desert rock pea
Acmispon rigidus
Fabaceae
 
   
Whispering bells
Emmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflora
Boraginaceae


 
Scarlet milkvetch
Astragalus coccineus
Fabaceae
   
Jointfir
Ephedra sp.
Ephedraceae