MASTODON PEAK LOOP, JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK
MARCH 2012 PAGE TWO


   
Mojave-aster
Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
Asteraceae


 
Fringe-pod
Thysanocarpus curvipes
Brassicaceae


 
 
Curvenut pectocarya
Pectocarya recurvata
Boraginaceae
 
 



 
Fremont's cottonwood
Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii
Salicaceae



   
Beehive cactus
Coryphantha sp.
Cactaceae
 
Desert tobacco
Nicotiana obtusifolia
Solanaceae


 
Guadalupe cryptantha
Cryptantha maritima
Boraginaceae
   



 
 
 
Bearded cryptantha
Cryptantha barbigera var. barbigera
Boraginaceae
 
 



   
  Common phacelia
Phacelia distans
Boraginaceae
 



       
   
Pancake prickly pear
Opuntia chlorotica
Cactaceae
   
    Parish's poppy
Eschscholzia parishii
Papaveraceae


   
Mojave yucca
Yucca schidigera
Agavaceae
 
 
Engelmann's hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus engelmannii
Cactaceae


   
Star gilia
Gilia stellata
Polemoniaceae


 
 
Catclaw acacia, Wait-a-minute bush
Senegalia greggii
Fabaceae
Chia
Salvia columbariae
Lamiaceae
 




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