NEW DIXIE MINE ROAD, MOJAVE DESERT MAY 2011
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Desert bluebells
Phacelia campanularia ssp. vasiformis
Boraginaceae
 
Little gold poppy
Eschscholzia minutiflora
Papaveraceae
 
Beavertail cactus
Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris
Cactaceae



 
Paperbag bush, Bladder sage
Scutellaria mexicana
Lamiaceae

[Formerly Salazaria mexicana]



 
 
 
California wild buckwheat
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. polifolium
Polygonaceae
 
 



 
Fishhook cactus
Mammillaria tetrancistra
Cactaceae
 
   
Cottontop cactus
Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus
Cactaceae



 
 
Desert straw
Stephanomeria pauciflora var. pauciflora
Asteraceae

 
Sweetbush
Bebbia juncea var. aspera
Asteraceae
 


 
Woolly marigold
Baileya pleniradiata
Asteraceae
 



 
 
 
Notchleaf phacelia
Phacelia crenulata var. ambigua
Boraginaceae
 
 



 
 
Burrobush
Ambrosia dumosa
Asteraceae
 


 
 
Bigelow's coreopsis
Leptosyne bigelovii
Asteraceae
[Blister beetle genus Nemognatha]
Thanks to Bob Allen for ID
 
 



 
Desert woolstar
Eriastrum eremicum ssp. eremicum
Polemoniaceae
 
   
Hairy-podded peppergrass
Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum
Brassicaceae