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    Joshua Tree

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Amaranthus fimbriatus (Torr.) S. Watson

Family Common
Name
Bloom
Period
Elevation
in meters
Growth
Habit
Nativity
Amaranthaceae fringed amaranth Aug-Nov 600-1700 annual native
 
Species Closeup
NPS/Tasha LaDoux
 
Species Habitat
NPS/Bill Truesdale

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Red Spotted Toad

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